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Papers of Lady Noreen Murray

Identifier: Coll-1528

Content Description

This archive comprises the personal and working papers of Noreen Murray, including: awards and honours; biographical materials such as photographs and family documents; material relating to Noreen's education and early career, including school certificates; personal and professional correspondence; papers relating to Noreen's work at the University of Edinburgh, including departmental papers, teaching materials and staff and student files; notes and data relating to research; notes and drafts of lectures and talks; papers relating to grants and funding bodies; files relating to Noreen's membership of and involvement with various committees, organisations and societies; material relating to events, conferences, workshops and symposia, and draft and published copies of scientific publications.


  • Creation: 1913-2015


Conditions Governing Access

The material is available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material. Some files are closed and cannot be accessed. Some files are restricted and require a Data Protection or restricted access form to be completed in order to access them. Some files are in formats which are not currently accessible. Navigate down the hierarchy for further details.

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Head of Special Collections.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.


45 boxes (Additional items in Outsize Objects Box and Outsize Box 1 and 2)

Related Materials

Related material will be found among the papers of Sir Kenneth Murray (Coll-1527), Noreen's husband and scientific collaborator.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
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