Papers of Mary Margaret Toomey, (Mrs Henry Hughes), 1915-2012, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • English and Italian reading lists c1936-1938;
  • Class admission tickets 1934-1937;
  • Class attendance tickets 1934-1938;
  • Examination tickets 1935-1938;
  • General Council records 1938;
  • Honours thesis 1938;
  • Degree certificate 1938.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mary Margaret Toomey was born in Glasgow on 12 Nov 1915  , the daughter of William Toomey, a tailor. She attended the University of Glasgow from 1934 - 1938 and graduated with a second class Honours M.A. in English Language and Literature on 12 Nov 1938  . In addition to her honours level English course, Mary studied French (Ordinary), History (Ordinary) and Compative Literature. She became a teacher and married Henry Hughes. Mrs Hughes died on 15 Jan 2012.


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : Mrs Hughes : 1994

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

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

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

With Mrs Hughes until deposited in GUAS


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Related Material

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Location of Originals

This material is original


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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

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Alma Topen, Senior Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing) 24 January 2013. Origingal box list compiled by John O'Brien in 2002 and lower levels catalogued by Anna Sander in November 2003.

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