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1936-1944 file, 1936-1944

Identifier: BAI 1/17/7

Scope and Contents

1936-1944 file consists of:

  1. letters, newscuttings and related items


  • Creation: 1936-1944


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

1 folder

Conditions Governing Access

This is subject to access restrictions under the Data Protection Act.

Biographical / Historical

In the period 1936-1944, John Baillie correponded with individuals including Reinhold Niebuhr, Neville Stuart Talbot, Alexander Martin and David Smith Cairns. In 1936 he gave the Gunning lectures at the University of Edinburgh. 1940 saw the death of his cousin Elizabeth Catherine (Elsa) Gallant. The following year, he was asked by the BBC to be responsible for overseas religious radio broadcasting.


From the Fonds: 13 metres