Papers of Eliza Anderson, 1889-1977, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content


  • History lecture notes, 1909-1912;
  • Geography lecture notes, 1910-1911;
  • Bible classes notes, 1910-1911;
  • Russian literature lecture notes, 1919-1922;
  • Drama lecture notes, 1931.

Administrative / Biographical History

Eliza Anderson was born in Glasgow on 7 December 1889  . Her father James Anderson was a commercial traveller. Eliza attended the University of Glasgow from 1908-1912  , taking classes in Latin and Mathematics in her first year, Logic and History in her second, Geography in her third, and History (Higher) and English in her fourth and final year. Eliza graduated MA in November 1912  and subsequently became a teacher in Glasgow. She returned briefly to the University of Glasgow from 1921-1922  to take classes in Russian. Eliza died in Glasgow on 19 April 1977  .


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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


Collection catalogued by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 7 April 2005 and Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 13 April 2005. Edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 23 May 2011.

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