Papers of Isabella Gordon Porter, c1897-1990, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • MA lecture notes 1917-1919
  • Teaching lecture notes 1919-1920

Administrative / Biographical History

Isabella Gordon Porter was born in Glasgow, Scotland in c1897. Porter began studying at the  University of Glasgow in  1916  , taking Latin and French in her first year. In her second year she studied English, Latin and Geology. In her third and final year she studied Moral Philosophy, Political Economy and French (Higher). She graduated MA in  1919  and went on to pursue a career in teaching.


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Deposit: Paul Mayo, Careers Officer, University of Glasgow, Scotland : 1992

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Fonds level description compiled by Compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 18 March 2005. Lower level description compiled by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 18 March 2005. Finding aid created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 18 March 2005. Catalogue edited by Michelle Kaye, Archives Assistant, 13 July 2012.

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