Records of Glasgow Archaeological Society, learned society, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Constitutional records 1899-1982
  • Minute books of the society 1867-1999
  • Reports of Council 1907-1990
  • Papers of internal groups and committees 1900-1999
  • Administrative records 1904-2000
  • Financial records 1892-1992
  • Correspondence 1866-1999
  • Papers of other related societies 1938-1992
  • Reports and printed material 1868-1993
  • Plans 1963-1966

Administrative / Biographical History

Glasgow Archaeological Society was founded in 1856  to help raise public awareness of the importance of archaeology. The Society holds lectures at the University of Glasgow , publishes a journal biannually, and provides research grants to its members.


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

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Deposits: Prof L. Keppie: 1970s-2004


Fonds level description created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 20 December 2004

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

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

Appraisal Information

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Custodial History



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Location of Originals

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