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Material relating to conferences, meetings and visits, 1936-1975

Identifier: Coll-41/7

Scope and Contents

Most of the files of correspondence contain original letters from correspondents, as well as manuscript or carbon copies of Waddington's responses.


  • Creation: 1936-1975


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to the researcher completing a Data Protection undertaking form wherever noted.

Biographical / Historical

Waddington was a member of numerous committees and societies and was invited to participate in various academic symposia, seminars and conferences around the world. The scope and breadth of the events found here reflect the range of Waddington's interests, experience and expertise.


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The material was arranged in a roughly chronological fashion. This order has been maintained, with a few alterations made to tighten up chronology. In the interests of simplicity, it was decided to keep the material in a straight 'list' format rather than try to impose any artificial divisions of genre, location or topic.

Physical Location


Related Materials

Some material related to societies and organisations mentioned here can be found in Coll-41/6.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Clare Button August 2012

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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