- Lecture notes and exercises, 1931-1935;
- Chemistry notebook of James Tudhope Hutchison (MB ChB 1945), 1940s.
Papers of William Burns Hutchison, 1913-1987, engineering graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 248 DC 437
- Dates of Creation1931-1935
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.15 metres
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William Burns Hutchison was born in Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, on 28 November 1913. His father, also a William Hutchison, was an electrical engineer. William attended the University of Glasgow and the Royal Technical College from 1931-1935 , taking classes in Mathematics I, Natural Philosophy I (and lab), Chemistry I, Engineering Drawing I in his first year; Mathematics II, Engineering Drawing II and General Engineering I in his second, and Electrical Engineering III, Engineering Production and Mechanics III in his fourth and final year. He spent his third year studying Electrical Engineering at the Royal Technical College . He graduated with a BSc in Electrical Engineering in April 1935 and subsequently became an electrical engineer. William died in Peterborough on the 1 December 1987.
The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received
Conditions Governing Access
Deposit: Mr William Burns Hutchison, 45 Thorpe Park Road, Peterborough PE3 6LJ : 1980
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
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Received directly from creator
Location of Originals
This material is original
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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.
Collection catalogued by Janice Miller, Archive Assistant, 04 June 2003. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 01 April 2004. Administrative history edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 1 July 2011.