Papers of Peter Blair, b.c1909, teacher and arts graduate of the University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • University lecture notes: English 1926-1927;
  • History 1927-1929;
  • English Language 1928-1930;
  • English Literature 1928-1930;
  • Class examination essays 1928-1929.

Administrative / Biographical History

Peter Blair was born c1909  in Govan, Glasgow, Scotland. He matriculated into the Faculty of Arts at the University of Glasgow in 1926  where he studied English and Moral Philosophy. His second year subjects were English, History and French. His third year classes were British History and junior honours English Literature and English Language. His senior honours subjects were English Literature and English Language. He graduated MA in 1930  and became a teacher.


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Compiled by Emma Noble, volunteer, 2 May 2002

Lower level descriptions added by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 14 December 2007

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