Papers of John Stevenson, c1840-1908, arts and divinity graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Lecture Notes, c 1860s;
  • Text Books, 1826-c1865;
  • Photographs, c1850-1900.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Stevenson was born in Kilwinning in c 1840  to Archibald Stevenson, a farmer. He attended the University between 1858 and 1868, graduating with an MA in 1862 and a BD in 1868. After graduating, he went on to be a Minister in Kilcreggan. He died in Cathcart on  9 April 1908 , aged 67 years.


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : Susan Brock : 7 May 2015 : ACCN 3942

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the  Duty Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures

Custodial History

Held by the Stevenson family following the death of John Stevenson, until deposited in GUAS


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Location of Originals

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Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by Kirsty Menzies, Catalogue Data Assistant, 19 September 2017.

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