Papers of James Bewick, 1903-1980, engineer

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  • Lecture notes, 1922-1925.

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James Bewick was born on 24 June  1903 , the son of a commercial clerk. He matriculated at the  University of Glasgow, Scotland, in  1922 . As was common practice at the time, he attended his classes in Natural Philosophy, Mathematics and Motive Power at the  Royal Technical College, Glasgow. The College was affiliated with the University and as a result, students of the College were able to matriculate and graduate with degrees from the University. He graduated BSc from the University of Glasgow in  1926 .

James Bewick died at Eaglesham, East Renfrewshire, Scotland on 27 May  1980 .


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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

Fonds level compiled by Janice Miller, Archive Assistant, 04 June 2003. Lower levels catalogued by Glasgow University Archive Services staff. Lower levels converted to Encoded Archival Description by Michael Beesley, Archive Assistant, June 2013.


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