Reminiscences of student life at the Royal Technical College, Glasgow during the Second World War; photographs; examination question papers; student notes; information sheets and booklets; Royal Technical College Former Students Association handbook; certificates; acceptance letters.
Doyle, Joe, b. 1921, applied chemistry student at Royal Technical College, Glasgow
Research papers; lectures and published works; papers relating to official visits by Principal and Lady Curran; diary of Manhattan Project; transcript of filmed interview; papers relating to the development of the Royal College and the University of Strathclyde.
Curran, Sir Samuel Crowe, 1912-1998, Knight, physicist, Principal of University of Strathclyde
Papers relating to Andrew Jardine's studies at the Royal Technical College, his participation in the Evening Students' Representative Council, his membership of the Former Students' Association and his recollections of the origins of the Workshop Organization and Management evening class. Also memorabilia relating to his attendance at Allan Glen's School and his role as Chairman of the Allan Glen's Old Boys Club (London).
Clipping from an unidentified newspaper announcing the award of a loving cup (the Sir James Miller trophy) to Allan Glen's School in recognition of their success in the BBC radio quiz programme,'Top of the Form'. The school thus became the first recipient of the loving cup, which was presented annually to the person or persons who had done the most during the year to bring distinction to the city of Glasgow.