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Edward Atkinson


Scholar and university administrator. BA, Cambridge, and fellow, Clare College, 1842; tutor, 1850; master 1856–1915. Ordained priest, 1846. Lecturer in classics. Vice-chancellor, 1862, 1868, 1869, 1876, 1877.


Alum. Cantab.


Alum. Cantab.: Alumni Cantabrigienses. A biographical list of all known students, graduates and holders of office at the University of Cambridge, from the earliest times to 1900. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.