Collection UR-STU 4 - May Wilson Bowman Photograph Album

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May Wilson Bowman Photograph Album


  • c 1929-1930 (Creation)

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941 MB and 1 album

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Name of creator

Biographical history

May Wilson Bowman, known as Maisie, attended University College, Dundee 1927-1930 graduating with an MA

Archival history

The original album was in the possession of Graham Nicholson, Director of Student Services and nephew of May Wilson Bowman

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Scope and content

Album and Digitised photographs showing opening of Younger Hall, St Andrews and award of honorary degree to Duchess of York (later Queen Elizabeth), the rectorial of Sir Wilfred Thomason Grenfell and the graduation of 1930


Not expected

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Usually chronological within series.

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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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Collection is stored electornically and in hard copy

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Hard copy list available in Archive searchroom

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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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