William Norrie Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection contains:

  • Employment agreements
  • Correspondence and receipts

Administrative / Biographical History

Material pertaining to the employment of William Norrie in the Barnagore Jute Mill Company in India between 1949 and 1952, where he was employed as a Mill Mechanic.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr W. Norrie

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Jaqui Adams May 2009

Conditions Governing Use

Permission given for photocopying. Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Custodial History

Donated to the University of Dundee for the Bengal Project. This project was initiated by the History Department in 1993, with the purpose of providing a picture of the lives of Scottish people employed in India prior to the 1960’s, by inviting those with any relevant material to donate the material to the University.

Accruals

None expected.

Related Material

MS 285 – 287 and MS 289 – 298, Bengal Project.

Personal Names

Geographical Names