- Correspondence and papers of Stotherd T R S Mitchell concerning University career and publications 1920-1963;
- Personal papers and correspondence of Stotherd Mitchell, and his sister, Mary Macwhinnie Mitchell c1912-1970s;
- Photographs 1930s-1960s.
Papers of Stotherd Thomas Richard Smith Mitchell, 1897-1980, lecturer in Physical Chemistry 1933-1963, University of Glasgow, Scotland
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- ReferenceGB 248 DC 245
- Dates of Creation1912-c1970s
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.15 metres
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Administrative / Biographical History
Stotherd Thomas Richard Smith Mitchell was born at Cadders Parish on the 1 November 1897 , the son of John Mitchell a law clerk. He studied at the University of Glasgow graduating in 1922 as BSc, in 1926 as PhD, and in 1931 as DSc. In 1927, he became an assistant in the Department of Physical Chemistry at the University. In 1933 , he became a lecturer in Physical Chemistry, a post he held until 1963. He died on the 4 August 1980 at Bishopbriggs.
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George Mackenzie : 1989
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Fonds level description compiled by Hannah Westall, Archives Assistant, 22 May 2000.