Collection CRU - Marjorie Cruickshank papers

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GB 249 CRU


Marjorie Cruickshank papers


  • 1803 - 1984 (Creation)

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0.2 metres

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Biographical history

Marjorie Cruickshank was lecturer in education at Jordanhill College from 1962 to 1966 and subsequently at the University of Keele. She was commissioned by the Scottish Council for Research in Education to write the definitive history of the training of teachers in Scotland, which was published in 1970. This updated the previous history published by Robert Rusk in 1928.

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Curriculum vitae; copies of some of her published papers; source material gathered in the course of researching her history; correspondence with Robert Rusk concerning the history; books.

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  • English

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    Item level typed list available in reading room.

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