C. Thomson Collection

Scope and Content

The collection consists of photocopies of photographs and postcards.

Administrative / Biographical History

Images of a Pipe and Drum band in full uniform, in India c.1933. The material is made up of photocopies of originals.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr C. Thomson.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements


Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Jaqui Adams May 2009.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission given for photocopying. Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Custodial History

Donated to the University of Dundee for the Bengal Project. This project was initiated by the History Department in 1993, with the purpose of providing a picture of the lives of Scottish people employed in India prior to the 1960’s, by inviting those with any relevant material to donate the material to the University.


None expected.

Related Material

MS 285 – 294 and MS 296 – 298, Bengal Project.

Location of Originals

Originals returned to depositor.

Personal Names

Geographical Names