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Dundee Angus Scotland

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Dr Mary Gardner Grierson from Alison M., 02 March 1952

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2742
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Letter, 2 March 1952, Dundee, Alison M. to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography of Tovey. Holograph signed, paper ripped and torn, authors surname torn away.

Dates: 02 March 1952

Note about the last Bishop of Lismore, September 1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/32
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Note about the last Bishop of Lismore [Lios Mòr, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] that he was brought as a prisoner from Ach nan Duin [Achadun] to Dundee but never returned. The pencil text is quite faded in places making it difficult to read.

Dates: September 1870

Poem beginning 'Am fac thu each seachad an seo?', 9 April 1901

Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/1
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Poem beginning 'Am fac thu each seachad an seo?' for the safeguarding of animals, collected from W. M. Thorburn [William MacLeod Thorburn] of Skye, Wellgate, Dundee. Carmichael notes it as being 'Obtained my me from [William] Craigie, Oxford of the Oxford Dictionary'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Dates: 9 April 1901

Some National Problems of Today: Education, 18 Jan 1930

Identifier: Coll-1310/3/1/2/14
Scope and Contents Thomson outlines some current problems in education, the most pressing of these arising from the raising of the school leaving age to 15. He briefly alludes to how the practical problems of the supply of specialist teachers and of buildings could meet the increased demand, before outlining his opinion on what secondary education should entail. He highlights the need for both vocational and cultural education in schools to ensure pupils of all abilities are prepared for the working world,...
Dates: 18 Jan 1930

Thirtieth Annual Report of the Directors of the Dundee Royal Asylum for Lunatics, 1850

Identifier: LHB7/7/6a/3
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Treasurer's copy of the annual reports from 1848-1862. Includes a copy of the "Thirtieth Annual Report of the Directors of the Dundee Royal Asylum for Lunatics", 1850.

Dates: 1850