Papers of Colin Kerr MacPhail, 1902-c1978, science graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • Chemistry and Advanced Inorganic Chemistry lecture notes, 1920-1921.

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Colin Kerr MacPhail was born in 1902  in Dumbarton, Scotland. He started at the University of Glasgow in 1920 studying mathematics, organic chemistry, chemistry, natural philosophy and logic. He graduated with a BSc in 1923  and went onto a career in teaching. It is believed that he died sometime between 1978-1980.


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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

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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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