Papers of Isabel Jean Templeton Wilson, b1921, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Education lecture notes, 1940-1941.

Administrative / Biographical History

Isabel Jean Templeton Wilson was born in Kilwinning in 1921  . Isabel attended the University of Glasgow from 1938-1941  , taking classes in Latin, Mathematics and German in her first year, German (Higher), Moral Philosophy (Ordinary) and English (Ordinary) in her second, and English (Higher Ordinary) and Education (Ordinary) in her third and final year. She graduated with an MA in June 1941  and subsequently became a teacher in Killwinning, Ayrshire. She returned to the University of Glasgow from 1952-1954  , taking classes in History and Constitutional History in her first year and History and Scottish History and Literature in her second and final year. She was jointly awarded the George Neilson Prize and came joint second in her Scottish History and Literature (Ordinary) examination in 1953. She graduated with postgraduate second class honours in History in 1954  and returned to her teaching career.


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Deposit : Miss Isabel J T Wilson : 1989

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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names


Collection catalogued by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 3 March 2005 and Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 11 March 2005. Edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 20 May 2011.

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