Papers of John Fraser Davidson, b1944, Church of Scotland minister and graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

The collection consists of:

  • Lecture notes on subjects such as Mathematics, Electrical Engineering and Electronic Engineering, 1962-1966;
  • Laboratory reports, 1965-1966

Administrative / Biographical History

John Fraser Davidson was born on 22 September 1944 in Rutherglen, Scotland. His father was a company director. He was educated at Burnside Primary, Rutherglen and Allan Glen's School, Glasgow, Scotland. He enrolled at the University of Glasgow to study Engineering in 1962 and graduated with a BSc in 1966. He then studied Divinity at the University for a further three years from 1966-1969. Rev Davidson was ordained as a Church of Scotland minister in 1970.

R8/5 Matriculation albums


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : John Fraser Davidson : 1993 : ACCN 1250

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Custodial History

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Additional Information

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 Janice Miller, Archives Assistant, 14 July 2003. Lower level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 26 November 2003.

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