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Records of Medical Final Year Dinner booklets of the University of Glasgow, and Queen Margaret College, Scotland

Author:
Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 23 July 1998.
Reference:
GB 812 HB 91.
Title:
Records of Medical Final Year Dinner booklets of the University of Glasgow, and Queen Margaret College, Scotland.
Dates of Creation:
1919s–1971.
Extent:
0.20 metres.
Held at:
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archives.
Name of Creator:
University of Glasgow (higher education institution: 1451– : Glasgow Scotland Queen Margaret College (higher education institution: 1883–1935: Glasgow, Scotland).
Language of Material:
English, Latin, Greek.
Level of Description:
Fonds.
Edition:
First edition.

Administrative/Biographical History

For much of the twentieth century it has been customary for the graduating class in medicine at the University of Glasgow, and Queen Margaret College, Scotland, when it was still operating as a separate institution, to organise a celebratory dinner. The practice has also been followed by final year students at the City’s other medical colleges.


Scope and Content

  • Booklets produced for the final year dinners at Glasgow University, Queen Margaret’s College and extramural colleges, containing a photograph of each graduate (if available) with literary or other quotations relating to his or her attributes, 1919–1971
System of Arrangement:
Chronological within record class.
Custodial History:
Records held by a variety of people prior to transfer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:
Various donors.
Appraisal, Destruction and Scheduling:
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 812 procedures.
Accruals:
Further accessions are expected.
Access Conditions:
No restrictions.
Copyright / Reproduction:
Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents.
Existence of Copies:
No known copies.
This material is original.
Finding Aids:
Descriptive list.
Related Units of Description:
GB 0248 DC 225: Collection of University of Glasgow Medical and Dental Final Year Dinner Menus, Glasgow, Scotland (Glasgow University Archive Services)
Publication Note:
No known publications using this material.

Fonds–level Description Compilation Details

Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 23 July 1998.