Papers of Myra Hunter, student of the Glasgow & West of Scotland College of Domestic Science (Incorporated), Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

The Myra Hunter Collection includes the following records:

  • Cookery notebook 1954-1957
  • Needlework notes and samples 1954-1957
  • Dressmaking notebooks 1965-1966
  • School uniform clothing worn by Myra Hunter for the diploma course in teaching 1954-1957
  • Test clothing produced during lessons 1954-1955, 1965-1966
  • Lunch season tickets 1954-1955
  • Invitation to diploma day 1948
  • Invitation to The Queen’s College, Glasgow, centenary dinner 1975

Administrative / Biographical History

Myra Hunter was born c1934  in Scotland. She attended the Glasgow & West of Scotland College of Domestic Science (Incorporated) , Glasgow, Scotland between 1954 and 1957  when she studied for her Student Diploma Group 1 in Teaching. During this time she studied cookery and needlework. She returned to the college between 1965 and 1966  to upgrade her qualification to Group 3 and during this time she studied dressmaking.


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Access Information


Acquisition Information

Gift : Myra Hunter : 2001 : ACCN 2001/18

Other Finding Aids

Box list available in searchroom

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Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 1847 procedures

Custodial History

Held by Myra Hunter


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Related Material

GB 1847 QC Records of The Queens College, Glasgow, formerly the Glasgow & West of Scotland College of Domestic Science (Incorporated)

The Queen’s College Special Collection (Glasgow Caledonian University Library Special Collections) see


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