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Records of Edinburgh University Settlement

Identifier: EUA GD20

Scope and Contents

  1. Meetings of Council / Annual General Meetings: minutes, 1925-1939
  2. Edinburgh University Settlement Association: minutes, 1905-1938
  3. Edinburgh University Settlement Association: letter books, 1905-1933
  4. Finance Committee: minutes, 1929-1944
  5. Thrift Shop Sub-committee, 1936-1938
  6. Newspaper Cuttings, 1942-1956
  7. Executive Committee: minutes, 1925-1955
  8. Annual Reports, 1905-1998 (incomplete)
  9. Settlement News (newsletter), Nos. 1-7, 1982 -
  10. Assorted reports, leaflets etc., 1980s.


  • Creation: 1905-1998


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Physical Description

0.7 metres 7 boxes

Conditions Governing Access

Personal data relating to living individuals may be restricted under the Data Protection Act 1998.

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Director of Collections. Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

Biographical / Historical

Edinburgh University Settlement, a charitable organisation to promote community development and the alleviation of poverty, was founded in 1905 by members of the University of Edinburgh and representatives of the city of Edinburgh, 'linking town and gown'.


0.7 metres


Arranged into series.

Physical Location

EUA-A-139 - EUA-A-145


Accruals likely.

Physical Description

0.7 metres 7 boxes

Processing Information

Grant Buttars 28 October 2005

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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