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

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 .


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

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