Records of the Glasgow University Scottish Country Dance Club, University society, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Minutes, 1960s-2004
  • Material relating to events, festivals & competitions, 1960s-2004
  • Dance instruction sheets, 1960s-2000
  • Constitution, 1970s
  • Membership, 1970s-2002
  • Correspondence, 1960s-2001
  • Financial documents, 1960s-2004
  • Photographs, 1994-1996
  • Promotional material, 1990-2002
  • Newsletters, 1993-1995

Administrative / Biographical History

The Glasgow University Scottish Country Dance Club (GUSCDC) was founded in 1955 and aims to teach and promote Scottish Country Dancing in the University of Glasgow and to foster interest in dancing in general.

GUSCDC not only teaches dancing, but also organises social events and festivals as well as annual balls in conjunction with other Scottish university dance clubs and hold. GUSCDC is still in operation today and meets for classes during term time. For more information on the club please see their website .

Arrangement

Listed by box. Items are generally listed in their original order

Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to the Data Protection Act 1998

Acquisition Information

Deposit : Tom Hughes-Halett : 13 Dec 2007 : ACCN 3131

Note

Collection box listed by Julie Barr, Archive Assistant (Graduate Trainee), 18 Dec 2007. Collection level description created by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Accessions), 13 Dec 2012

Other Finding Aids

File list available by request to the Duty Archivist