Papers of Hamish Brisbane Cameron, b.1926, science graduate and Jane Chrichton Currie, b.1925, arts student, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Hamish Brisbane Cameron, lecture notes, 1943-1945;
  • Hamish Brisbane Cameron, laboratory books, 1943-1945;
  • Jane C Currie, lecture Notes, 1943-1944;
  • Jane C Currie, essays and examination papers, 1943-1946.

Administrative / Biographical History

Hamish Brisbane Cameron was born on the 27th of April 1926, the son of James Cameron, a bank clerk. Hamish was a science student at the University of Glasgow from around 1943. He took classes in Chemistry, Mathematics, Natural Philosophy, Botany, Advanced Organic Chemistry, Advanced Inorganic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry. He graduated BSc in 1946.

Jane Chrichton Currie was born on the 9th of May 1925, the daughter of James Currie, a bank agent. Jane was an arts student at the University of Glasgow from 1943-1945. In her first year she took classes in French, German and History. In her second year she studied Higher French, Higher German and Ordinary History.


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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 Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 05 November 2004. Lower level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 05 November 2004.

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