Commonplace books of Anna Milne Mackie

Scope and Content

Commonplace volumes of poetry, prose and quotations compiled by Anna Milne Mackie.

Administrative / Biographical History

Anna Milne Mackie was born in East Newport in 1902, the daughter of William Ingles, master builder, and his wife Johanna Milne. She attended Newport School and Dundee High School where she was awarded the Harris Gold Medal. She graduated from University College, Dundee with a Second Class Honours degree in mathematics in 1924. She trained as a teacher and taught for many years at Morgan Academy, Dundee where she was latterly Principal Teacher of Mathematics. She died in Dundee Royal Infirmary 19 December 1973.


Records are arranged chronologically within series.

Access Information

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

The records were deposited by Iain Adamson (AccM/412).


Catalogued and fonds level description compiled by Helen Russell, March 2002.

Other Finding Aids

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

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Custodial History

These records were bequeathed by Anna Milne Mackie to Iain Adamson.


None expected.

Additional Information

The material is original.