Founded to promote the study of Academical Dress

The Burgon Society Library

IntroductionBibliographyHoodataTransactionsBurgon NotesArchive Material


The Library contains details of written material on academical dress. The Bibliography contains a comprehensive list of what has been published on the subject. Back numbers of the Society's journal, Transactions of the Burgon Society, and its predecessor, The Burgon Society Annual, are available as PDF files, as well as the newsletter Hoodata from the 1970's and early 1980's. The Archive section (still under development) will contain a list of items such as robemaker's workbooks, letters and newspaper cuttings owned by the Burgon Society.