Collection Recs A 886 - Ornamental display boards of Professors, Presidents and Principals

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Recs A 886


Ornamental display boards of Professors, Presidents and Principals


  • 1882-2000 (Creation)

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7 wooden boards

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Seven wooden display boards listing Principals, Presidents and Principals. See A-list for location. /1 Principals of University College, Dundee 1882-1895 William Peterson 1895-1930 John Yule MacKay 1930-1939 Sir James Colquhoun Irvine 1939-1946 Angus Robertson Fulton 1946-1954 Wimberley /2 Principals of the University of Dundee 1967-1978 James Drever 1978-1987 Adam Matthew Neville 1987-1994 Michael Hamlin 1994-2000 Ian James Graham-Bryce /3 Professors of Anatomy, University College, Dundee 1888-1894 Andrew Melville Paterson 1894-1925 John Yule Mackay 1925-1954 David Rutherford Dow ----------------- Queen's College, Dundee 1954-1958 David Rutherford Dow 1958- Rex Ernest Coupland /4 President of University College 1903-1917 The Rt. Hon The Earl of Camperdown 1926-1927 Sir G W Baxter 1942-1946 J Ernest Cox 1946-1954 Sir Garnet Wilson /5 Professors of Physics, Harris Chair Maths & Natural History 1882-1895 John E A Steggall Physics 1895-1907 J P Kuenen 1907-1942 William Peddie 1943-1954 George Dawson Preston ------------ Queen's College, Dundee 1954- George Dawson Preston /6 Professor of Medicine in Conjoint University School of Medicine 1898-1923 Alexander Mitchell Stalker 1923-1950 Adam Patrick 1950-1954 Ian George Wilson Hill ------------ Queen's College, Dundee 1954- Ian George Wilson Hill /7 Professor of Midwifery in Conjoint University School of Medicine 1898-1928 John Alexander Campbell Kynoch 1928-1936 John McGibbon 1936-1940 Vacant 1940-1954 Margaret Fairlie ---------- Queen's College Dundee 1954-1956 Margaret Fairlie 1956- James Walker


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Usually chronological within series.

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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.

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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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Recs A 886

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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



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  • English



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