Drawings; notebooks; certificates and diplomas; obituary; student ephemera; published articles; testimonials; articles of association and share certificates for Baird Television Limited; press cuttings and publications relating to John Logie Baird.
Published papers; application for lectureship in naval architecture; letter of appointment to chair of shipbuilding and naval architecture; lecture notes; papers relating to department of naval architecture.
Bridge, Ian Cressy, b. 1913, Professor of Shipbuilding and Naval Architecture, University of Strathclyde
Various illustrations of notable buildings and views in Germany.
This series is part of Patrick Geddes’ large collection of maps, plans, photographs, prints and drawings of countries and regions around the world. Much of this collection was part of Geddes' Cities and Town Planning Exhibition.
Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner
Hard-bound, manuscript notebook of first year confectionery lectures at the Scottish School of Bakery, Royal Technical College, Glasgow. The notebook is described on the front cover label as 'Book II'. The lecture notes are dated from 28 January 1948 to 17 June 1948, and include illustrations of various types of cakes, rendered in pencil and water colour.
Terris, Ian McDonald, 1930-2015, Managing Director of William Stephen (Bakers) Ltd, Dunfermline
The donor believes that these photographs feature Scottish relations of Alan Pinkerton (1819-1884), a Glasgow-born private detective who emigrated to America and founded Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. However, there is insufficient supporting information to establish a definite link.
Booklet produced to mark the centenary of the Royal College Building at the University of Strathclyde (the foundation stone was laid on 14 May 1903); programme for an associated day of lectures, tours and other events for alumni on 13 September 2003.
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Programme of events for the University of Strathclyde's bicentenary year in 1996; lapel badge showing the coat of arms of the Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow (the antecedent of the University of Strathclyde).
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