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Laing, Alexander, d. 1882, mathematician
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Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Anderson's College, Glasgow (1796-1887)
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Description of relationship
Alexander Laing was professor of mathematics at Anderson's College.
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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).
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Created by Carol Stewart, July 2017.