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Pirie, William Robinson, 1804-1885 (professor of divinity and principal, University of Aberdeen)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from the University of Aberdeen to My Dear Sir

Identifier: Coll-1404
Scope and Contents

Letter on 4 sides (113mm x 179mm), dated 24 June 1869? from J.W. Pirie ? at the University of Aberdeen to 'My Dear Sir'.

The letter refers to Galvanism and an analogy made by the unknown correspondee and to how Pirie objects to the analogy. The letter refers to an argument from Oliphant? and how the correspondee's argument 'is ingenious'.

Dates: 1869

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Robinson Pirie, 14 December 1878

Identifier: Coll-14/9/1/7
Scope and Contents

Pirie writes regarding Ewart's appointment to the Medical Faculty at the University of Aberdeen.

Dates: 14 December 1878

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