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Dunbar, John Greig, Sir, 1907-: (Lord Provost of Edinburgh (1960-1963))


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence between Lord Provost and Dott, text of Lord Provost's presentation speech and notes for 'broadcast' on day of presentation, 1962

Identifier: Coll-32/A.17
Scope and Contents Correspondence with the Lord Provost and Dott announcing his conferment of Freedom of the City of Edinburgh, 1962. The material includes Dott's letter to the Provost, August 1962 congratulating him on his Honorary LI.D. and referring to Dott's 'tremendous uplift' at conferment of Freedom; text of Lord Provost's presentation speech including manuscript draft and text of Dott's speech of thanks, 7 pp., manuscript, draft of Dott'speech at lunch after presentation, 5 pp.; pencil notes for...
Dates: 1962

Visitors Book listing visitors entertained at the British Empire Cancer Campaign Environment Unit, Easter Bush Estate, 1963-1968

Identifier: Coll-1057/3/4
Scope and Contents

The volume lists the menus for various guest and staff lunches and dinners hosted at the British Empire Cancer Campaign Environment Unit. Guests include various key figures in the City and University of Edinburgh, including Edward Appleton, George L. Montgomery and Duncan M. Weatherstone, as well as academics and visitors from research institutions all over the world. The volume also contains various 'thank you' letters.

The volume is only half-filled.

Dates: 1963-1968

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