File: Chair of Education (Duff, Oliver)

Scope and Content

Correspondence relating to the appointment of J.F. Duff (1898-1970) to the chair of education in 1932, and R.A.C. Oliver (1904-1998) to the chair of education in 1938. There is a long memorandum by J.J. Findlay (professor of education at the University, 1903-1925) concerning the appointment of a professor in 1931-2, with much incidental comment on the running of the department, and correspondence between Stopford and Findlay concerning personal matters, dated 1936.

Former reference: 47