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Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:
Testament written 3 June 1936 by John Baillie (1886-1960), Professor of Divinity, in favour of Ursula Mary Niebuhr (1907-1997)
Scope and Contents The manuscript testimonial (2-sided letter) dated 3 June 1936 and signed by Professor John Baillie was found alongside some more recent photocopies of other material in a book (unnamed in a lot of 19 titles) purchased by Edinburgh University Library. The testimonial talks of Mrs. Niebuhr's maturity of scholarship, the 'soundness of her judgement' and 'the quick intuitive character of her mind'. The other photocopies are: 1 letter from John Baillie to 'My dear Bishop' dated 29 May 1939, in which...
Scope and Contents Testimonials on the death of Daniel John Cunningham from : The Royal Society of Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Royal Dublin Society University of Edinburgh (Senate, Council, Faculty of Medicine, Students' Representative Council, Postgraduate vacation course in medicine) Royal Zoological Society of Ireland Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland Morrison's Academy, Crieff, Perthshire
Scope and Contents Contains testimonials for the positions of Curator of the Museum of University College London and the Chairs of Natural History at the Universities of Aberdeen and Edinburgh, namely: original testimonials from D.R Haldane (1875), James Spence (1875), A.B Stirling (1875), P.D Handyside (1875), William R. Sanders (1875), J. Ely (1877), W. Sharpey (1877 and 1878) and two printed collections of testimonials in favour of Ewart for the Chairs of Natural History at the University of Aberdeen (1878)...