Papers of Jane Nelson Grieve Westwater, b 1907, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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  • English lecture notes 1925

Administrative / Biographical History

Jane Nelson Grieve Westwater (also known as Jean) was born in Burntisland, Fife in 1907  , the daughter of Robert who was a teacher. She came to the University of Glasgow in 1924  to study Arts. In her first year she studied French and Latin. In 1925-6 she studied English and Moral Philosophy. In her third year, 1926-7, she studied English (Higher Ordinary), Political Economy and Geology. She graduated MA in 1927  . Jane went on to become a teacher and married c 1932 to become Mrs James Waddell. After this they moved to Berlin, Germany with an address given as c/o Price, Waterhouse. However, she did not maintain contact with the University and therefore nothing more is known about her career and life.


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Formerly catalogued as GUA 36891


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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

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

Fonds level description compiled by Martin Salmon, Archives Assistant, 04 April 2006.