Collection MS 381 - Iain Forbes Collection

Identity area

Reference code

MS 381

Title

Iain Forbes Collection

Date(s)

  • 1969- 2016 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 folder

Context area

Name of creator

(1948-)

Biographical history

Iain Forbes was born in Dundee in October 1948. He attended Blackness Primary School then progressed to Harris Academy in 1960. Forbes attended Queen’s College/University of Dundee between 1966 and 1970, studying Civil Engineering.
He left Dundee in November 1970 for a job with Leicester City Council and then moved to London in late 1974, where he qualified as a Chartered Engineer in 1976. Forbes held posts in the Engineering and Transportation fields for various local authorities in London until 2012, when he retired.

Archival history

Kept by the depositor

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Scope and content

Pdf version and hard copy of memoir by Iain Forbes, 2016, plus concert tickets, membership cards, posters and flyer relating to Dundee University Jazz Club, 1969-1970, with copies of 'The Old Dundonian', 1960s-1970

Accruals

Not expected

System of arrangement

Usually chronological within series.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

Conditions governing reproduction

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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Finding aids

Hard copy descriptive list available in Archive searchroom

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Description identifier

MS 381

Rules and/or conventions used

Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997

Status

Catalogued

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

  • English

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