Collection UR-STU 22 - Jim Smith collection

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Jim Smith collection


  • 1969 (Creation)

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11 items

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Jim Smith was born in Saltcoats and educated at Ardrossan Academy. He studied Zoology at University of Dundee 1969-1972. He went on to complete his PhD at Dundee in Freshwater Ecology.

Jim was the President of the Sport Union for two years and met his wife Catherine, the first female Sports President. They married and had two children. Jim died in October 2022.

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The items were collected by Jim Smith, husband of Catherine Smith.

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Eleven copies of 'Old Dundonian' student paper, 1969.


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