Papers of Margaret M Allison, medical graduate of the University of Glasgow, b. c1901

Scope and Content

  • University prize certificates 1918-1923
  • Medical student notes 1920
  • Examination papers 1922-1924
  • Correspondence 1976
  • Medals 1935-1943
  • Reunion dinners 1923-1948
  • Photographs 1919-1948

Administrative / Biographical History

Margaret M Allison was born c1901 in Paisley, Scotland. She matriculated into the medical faculty at the University of Glasgow in 1918. In her first year she studied Chemistry, Zoology, Anatomy, Physics and Botany. In her second year she studied Anatomy and Physiology. Her third year classes are unknown. In fourth year she took Materia Medica and Pathology. Her final year consisted of Medicine, Midwifery and Clinical Surgery. She graduated MB ChB in 1924.


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Conditions Governing Access

Private records deposited by the owners

Acquisition Information

Deposit : family member : January 1977

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Appraisal Information

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

Custodial History

Held by the family of Margaret M Allison


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Related Material

GB 248 PH/PR1035 Photograph of Queen Margaret Students Representative Council including Margaret M Allison 1919-1920

GB 248 PH/PR 1036 Photograph of medical staff including Margaret M Allison, n.d

GB 248 PH/PR 1037 Photograph of Medical Women's Reunion including Margaret M Allison 1948

GB 248 DC 225 Records of Glasgow University Medical and Dental Final Year Dinners

Location of Originals

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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 Emma Noble, archive volunteer, 25 April, 2002.

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