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ERL The Papers of Edmund Ronald Leach
FB The Papers of the Ford-Brown families
FCP The Papers of Frances Catherine Partridge
FCSC The Papers of Francis Clive Savill ('Clive') Carey
FLM Papers Relating to (Frederick) Louis MacNeice
FPR The Papers of Frank Plumpton Ramsey
GAK The Papers of Gertrude Kingston
GHWR The Papers of George Humphrey Wolferstan Rylands
GLD The Papers of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
GLK The Papers of Geoffrey Keynes
GRB Papers Relating to George Reginald Barnes and his Family
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The Papers of Frank Plumpton Ramsey

Title The Papers of Frank Plumpton Ramsey
Reference GBR/0272/PP/FPR
Creator Ramsey, Frank Plumpton (1903-30), philosopher
Covering Dates Apr. 1909–1981
Extent and Medium 10 envelopes; paper; Photocopy
Repository King's College Archive Centre, Cambridge
Content and context

Frank Plumpton Ramsey was admitted to Trinity College, Cambridge, 1920. He was elected Fellow of King's College, Cambridge and Lecturer in Mathematics in 1924, and University Lecturer and Director of Studies in Mathematics at King's in 1926.

The collection comprises photocopies of personal and family papers, including correspondence with Lettice Ramsey (nee Baker), letters to his parents, diaries, an Apostles paper and obituaries.

The photocopies were given by Dr Jane Burch in 1987.

Access and Use

Copyright in the published and unpublished writings of Frank Plumpton Ramsey is held by King's College, Cambridge. Please contact the Archivist for further information.

Please cite as King's College Archive Centre, Cambridge, The Papers of Frank Plumpton Ramsey, FPR

Further information

For biographical details of Frank Plumpton Ramsey, see: 'Annual Report of the Council, King's College, Cambridge' Nov. 1930. A copy is available in the Archive Centre.

A collection of Frank Ramsey papers is held in the Special Collections Department of the Library at the University of Pittsburgh, USA.

A full catalogue is available on the College web site, and in hard copy in the Archive Centre.

Originals held by the Ramsey family.

Index Terms
York, Yorkshire
Ramsey, Frank Plumpton (1903-1930) mathematician and philosopher
Ramsey, Lettice (1898-1985)
King's/PP/FPR contains:
1 Diaries.
Creator: Ramsey, Frank Plumpton.
78 sheets in envelope; paper.
29 Dec. 1920–17 Feb. 1924
2 Correspondence.
Creator: Ramsey, Frank Plumpton.
3 envelopes; paper.
3 Memoirs.
Creator: Ramsey, Frank Plumpton.
23 sheets in envelope; paper; Photocopy.
4 Apostles papers.
Creator: Ramsey, Frank Plumpton.
1 envelope; paper.

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