Series UR-SF 90/4 - Correspondence and involvement with various organisations and charities

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UR-SF 90/4


Correspondence and involvement with various organisations and charities


  • 20th-21st century (Creation)

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2 box files

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/1 Correspondence, including various letters from many different people thanking him for attending events, asking him about his work, asking for autographs and congratulating him on the various awards he has won., 1960s-earlt 2000's. Also duplicates of correspondence previously lodged with the Royal Scottish Academy.

/2 Ross's involvement with various charities and organisations includes letters from various charities including the City of Dundee Burgess Charity and the University of Dundee. There are also a number of journals from The Royal Society of British Sculptors and correspondence between Alastair and the Royal Society of British Sculptors.


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Collection previously arranged by Dr Alastair R. Ross's wife, Kay

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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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UR-SF 90/4

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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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