Lecture Notes, Rhetoric and English Literature, 1878-1879, taken down by James Malloch

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

On a title page of one of the two volumes the contents are stated as being notes of Edinburgh University, Rhetoric and English Literature 1878-1879, Historical Course, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The name of James Malloch appears there too. Similar information appears on a title page of the second volume. These contents are stated as being notes of Edinburgh University, Rhetoric and English Literature 1878-1879, Theoretical Course, Mondays and Tuesdays. This volume shows the name, James Malloch. There appears to be no name of a Professor or Lecturer noted in the volumes.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Malloch was an Arts student at Edinburgh University, and he also attended the Free Church Training College, Moray House, Edinburgh. He first matriculated in 1878 at the age of 18 and records indicate that, at matriculation, he was from Perth. Malloch had attended Brown Street Public School in Dundee.

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Acquisition Information

The notes were gifted by Academic Services Department, Main Library, University of Dundee, September 2007. Accession no: E2007.33.

Note

The biographical/administrative history was compiled using locally held records.

Other Finding Aids

None prepared for this collection.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Graeme D. Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections.