Detailed diary of a trip made by Mary Pinkerton to America; typed transcript of diary (transcribed by Anne Cameron, June 2010). Enclosed in the manuscript diary are several loose additional diary pages; a poem entitled 'Books of the Bible'; a newspaper clipping intimating the death of Mary Pinkerton on 20 December ; and a newspaper clipping intimating the death of Mary Cochran, relict of James Pinkerton [undated].
Pinkerton, Mary Thomson, 1855-1912, niece of Allan Pinkerton, private detective
Certificate for courses in chemistry, botany, pharmacy and materia medica awarded to Robert Douglas Wellwood. Signed by Thomas S. Barnes, Principal of West of Scotland College of Pharmacy. Attributed to April 1904 - source of evidence unknown.
Signed minutes of meetings of the Glasgow and West of Scotland Management Association concerning the development of good management practice in the fields of industry, commerce, banking and insurance, and in public, semi-public and institutional administration.
Glasgow and West of Scotland Management Association
Compilation by Malcolm Baird, son of John Logie Baird, of articles, letters and book reviews concerning the claim first made in 1976 that John Logie Baird was involved in secret war work concerning radar during World War II and the years leading up to it.
Refers to a drama he plans to produce for his godson; two of his tales [‘The Black Dwarf’ and ‘Old Mortality’] which he has just finished and is sending to Terry; an extension to his cottage at Abbotsford; his armorial bearings which are to be used in the design of stained glass windows [for his cottage]; and his family.
Folder includes transcription of letter plus two images of Scott.
Scott, Sir Walter, 1771-1832, 1st Baronet, poet and novelist
The diary covers the period May-November 1856. The anonymous writer, a farmer's son, and his brother appear to have had gold claims at Whitehorse, near Ballarat for about three years. The writer then describes life aboard ship on a voyage (without his brother) from Melbourne on the 'James Baines' bound for Liverpool, as far as Cape Clear.
A history of the University of Strathclyde with accompanying slides. The text was written by Jim McGrath, University Archivist. The selection of slides was made by Jim McGrath together with Roddy McKenzie, Assistant Archivist, and Neil McLennan, Audio Visual Services.
Order of service for the memorial service for Sir Graham Hills, former Principal of the University of Strathclyde. The service was held in the Barony Hall at the University of Strathclyde on 25 April 2014.
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