RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoEllison P/11
Extent78 ff.
TitleWestcott House and ordination
Date1932-1944
DescriptionCorrespondence, printed ephemera and photographs related to Ellison's time at Westcott House Theological College, Cambridge. Correspondents include B.K. Cunnigham, R.H. Lightfoot, Edith Davidson (wife of Archbishop Randall Davidson), Geoffrey Reynolds Yonge Radcliffe, William Launcelot Scott Fleming, Robert ('Bob') Cedric Sherriff, Connie Bourne, George Rodney Eden (Bishop of Wakefield) and Albert Baillie (Dean of Windsor). Some letters are addressed to Ellison's father John. Subjects include Ellison's research into Pope Eugene IV and his pronouncement to the Armenian Church, Ellison's admission to Westcott House, Ellison's exam results and congratulation letters on Ellison's ordinations as deacon and priest.

Other items include a program and expenses booklet from Westcott House (ff. 8-9), statute and regulations for the Diploma in Theology (ff. 10-13), handwritten reading list for the Diploma in Theology (ff. 14-15), a copy of the prayer composed for the British Graham Land Expedition by Ellison (ff. 23-26), photographs including one of Ellison (f. 31d), Westcott House timetables and student lists for the terms Michaelmas 1934 to Summer 1935 (ff. 36-39), a copy of an ordination course examination paper dated 1935 (ff. 41-42), a copy of Ellison's memorial address for B.K. Cunningham (ff. 67-69), a group photograph of students with B.K. Cunningham and a mounted photograph of B.K. Cunningham (ff. 77-78).
PhysicalDescriptionFoliation includes ff. 31a-31h
AdminHistoryEllison was ordained deacon in 1935 and priest in 1936.

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DS/UK/3423Davidson; Edith Murdoch (1858-1936); née Tait1858-1936
500Radcliffe; Geoffrey Reynolds Yonge (1886-1959); Fellow of New College, Oxford1886-1959
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