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Watson, William John, 1865-1948 (Professor of Celtic)

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Lecture Notes, April 1936

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW411
Scope and Contents Notes by William J. Watson on early Celtic and Stress and its effects in Scots Gaelic.

Miscellaneous Papers and Notes by W.J. Watson, late 19th-early 20th century

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW11
Scope and Contents Folder containing miscellaneous papers and notes by W.J. Watson. Items include a paper on 'Some Interactions between English and Gaelic' , lists of place names, correspondence with the Burgh Surveyor's Office, Perth, concerning a site in Strathtay, a list of 'Saints in Adamnan's Life of Columba', a newspaper clipping from the Times Literary Supplement July 12, 1923, entitled 'Scottish Place Names', and an essay entitled 'The Early Church in the North'.

Notes by W.J. Watson, late 19th-early 20th century

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW406
Scope and Contents Notes written by William J. Watson including, notes on Bergin's edition of 'Stories from Keating', notes on the 'Death of Cu Roi' and notes on the relative particle a n- in Gaelic. Also an examination paper on Keating.

The Carmichael-Watson Collection

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-97
Scope and Contents The Carmichael-Watson Collection consists of papers belonging to the Reverend Alexander Cameron of Arran, Alexander Carmichael, civil servant and folklorist, Alexander MacBain of Inverness, and Professor William John Watson and his son James Carmichael Watson, along with books and papers belonging to the Reverend Charles Robertson of Jura, the Reverend Angus MacDonald, the Reverend Archibald MacDonald and the Reverend Father Allan McDonald of Eriskay. These include: invocations...