Papers of James Reid Kelso, 1909-1981, law graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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Lecture notes:

  • Civil Law 1934-1935;
  • Statistics 1930s;
  • Public Finance 1930s;
  • Public Administration 1930s;
  • Law of Public Administration 1930s.

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James Reid Kelso was born on 3 April 1909 and was a Law student at the University of Glasgow , Scotland from 1932  . He graduated BL in 1936  . He went on to become a detective officer and then deputy chief constable. He was created OBE and received the Queens Police Medal (QPM). James Reid Kelso died in Glasgow on 2 October 1981.


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Amended by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 16 January 2008

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