The collection consists of several types of University certification obtained by Maule Ramsay Liddell while attending Edinburgh University: 3 certificates of attendance stamped and dated 29 June 1939; 1 certificate indicating examination success. June 1938; 3 class cards for Academic year 1939-40; 8 Second Class Certificate of Merit certs. issued by the Faculty of Medicine, Edinburgh University, in various subjects between Winter Session 1935-36 to Spring Session 1940; a Medical Registration Certificate issued by the Scottish Branch of the General Council of Medical Education and Registration of the United Kingdom and dated 13 December 1940.
There are also examples of other University certification/papers: Medicial Register, change of address; and Notice from The Registrar, on the importance of registration. There is also a watch guarantee from the business of M. M. Henderson, Shandwick Place, Edinburgh.