Collection OM/51 - Papers relating to Henry Dyer

Identity area

Reference code

GB 249 OM/51


Papers relating to Henry Dyer


  • 1980s (Accumulation)
  • 1873 - 2004 (Dates of original documents) (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.1 linear metres (1 folder)

Context area

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

The xeroxes in the collection were acquired from Glasgow City Archives and Glasgow University Archive Services in the 1980s.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The majority of the collection comprises xerox copies of articles, papers, and correspondence written by, or about, Henry Dyer, engineer and educationist, in the 1870s-1890s.
Original materials in the collection include:

  • newspaper cutting: 'some urgent educational problems in Glasgow', likely to be from the Glasgow Herald, c. 1898
  • a list of articles, books etc written by Dyer, compiled by Shoji Katoh, Nagoya, Japan, December 1975

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


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Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

No access restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction

The majority of the collection may not be reproduced.

Language of material

  • English

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Finding aids

An item level catalogue is available in the reading room.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Original documents are held at Glasgow City Archives and Glasgow University Archive Services.

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Letters from Henry Dyer to Patrick Geddes. See links below.

Notes area

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

GB 249




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