Papers of the John Alexander McAulay, 1887-, arts student, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Logic lecture notes, 1908-1909;
  • Psychology lecture notes, 1908-1909.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Alexander McAulay was born in 1887  in Paisley, Scotland. He started at the University of Glasgow in 1907  studying mathematics and history in his first year. In 1908-1909 he studied logic, natural philosophy, and education and then studied intermediate honours mathematics, natural philosophy (section B), and physics lab in 1909-1910. In his final year (1910-1911) he studied advanced honours mathematics, natural philosophy (section A and C) and physical lab. There is no records of him graduating from the University.


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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

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Patrick Canning 21 November 2001. Lower level description compiled by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff.

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