Papers of William Coutts Cadger, b1910, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

Lecture notes:

  • Geology and History 1930-1931;
  • French - Vocabulary 1931-1932;
  • French - JJR 1931-1932;
  • French - Poetry - Exercises - Blanchaud 1931-1932;
  • English Literature 1931-1932;
  • English Literature - Shakespeare 1931-1932;
  • Nature of Light 1931-1932;
  • Moral Philosophy 1932-1933;
  • French 1933-1934;
  • French History 1933-1934;
  • Speech Training 1935-1936;
  • Psychology 1935-1936;
  • Experimental Psychology 1935-1936;
  • Education 1935-1936;
  • History of Western Education 1935-1936;
  • Methods I 1935-1936;
  • Principles of Teaching 1935-1936.

Lecture notes of Annie Jack Aitken:

  • Moral Philosophy 1930-1931.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Coutts Cadger was born in Glasgow on 30 June 1910. He wwas an arts student at the University of Glasgow , Scotland from 1930  and graduated MA in 1934  . He went on to become a teacher.

He died in Glasgow on 7 June 1965.

The collection also contains the lecture notes of Annie Jack Aitken who was born in Burnbank, Lanarkshire on 11 April 1907 and attended the University of Glasgow from 1927-1931 and graduated MA. She went on to become a teacher. It is unknown how William Coutts Cadger and Annie Jack Aitken are related to each other.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received.

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Acquisition Information

Deposited by Dr & Mrs Mc Crone, 1984

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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


Fonds level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 17 June 2005.

Amended by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 10 January 2008

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