Papers of Lizzie Jane Anderson, b1905, science graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Zoology laboratory books, 1927-1928.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lizzie Jane Anderson was born in South Yell, Shetland, in 1905. Lizzie attended the University of Glasgow from 1926-1929  , taking classes in Chemistry, Natural Philosophy and Mathematics in her first year; Mathematics (Higher) and Zoology in her second, and Geography, Chemistry (Higher) and Education in her third and final year. She was awarded a first class certificate in Zoology in 1928. She graduated with a BSc in November 1929  and subsequently became a teacher in Shetland until she married Edward Henry in 1945  .


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Deposit : Mrs L J Henry : 1977

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

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Custodial History



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Additional Information

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, 01 April 2005 and Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 13 April 2005. Biographical history edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 03 June 2011.

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