Papers of Dora Margaret Cuthill, b 1921 , geography graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Student fees record card 1940-1944
  • Subject approval card c 1940
  • Curriculum book for degree of BSc (Pure Science) 1940-1944
  • Class tickets 1940-1943
  • Press cuttings 1941-1944
  • Graduation ceremony regulations 1944
  • Graduation photographs 1944
  • General Council Registration Fee card 1944
  • General Council Enrolment card 1944

Administrative / Biographical History

Dora Margaret Cuthill was born on 29 June  1921  in Glasgow, the daughter of George Macadam Cuthill, a marine engineer. She was a matriculated student of the  University of Glagow during  1940-1944  . In her first year academic session 1940-1941, she studied Geography (Ordinary), Geology (Ordinary) and Maths (Ordinary); in the second year session 1941-1942, Geography II and Geology II; in the third year session 1942-1943, Geography (Higher III) and Botany (Ord) and in the fourth year session 1943-1944, Geography Honours. She graduated on 21 October  1944  with a BSc(Pure). By 1949 she was a civil servant inGlasgow and in 1960 she moved to London.


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : Mrs Shirley Scott, Shepperton, London : January 2006 : ACCN 2852

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This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

Previously in the possession of Miss Cuthill before deposit with GUAS


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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 MD Abraham, Archive Volunteer, 24 February 2006

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