Papers of Charles Randalls (fl. 1933-1936)

Scope and Content

The boxes contain 17 Andrew Baxendine softback University notebooks, 9 hardback notebooks and 3 folders. The folders hold examination papers, class certificates, and geography notes all covering the period 1933-1936. The notebooks contain Spanish, French, English, Geography, Philosophy, Psychology, and Science notes of the period. There is also a press cutting about Malcolm K. Macmillan MP, the (then) youngest elected Labour MP at 22, who had been a Law student at Edinburgh University.

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Randalls graduated from Edinburgh University with the degree of M.A. in 1936.

Access Information

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance

Acquisition Information

Accession no. E2004.9, gifted by Joyce Rawlings (daughter of Charles Randalls), accessioned 3 June 2004.


The biographical/administrative history was compiled using material contained in the collection.

Other Finding Aids

Important finding aids generally are: the alphabetical Index to Manuscripts held at Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections and Archives, consisting of typed slips in sheaf binders and to which additions were made until 1987; and the Index to Accessions Since 1987.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Graeme D. Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.


Check the local Indexes for details of any additions.