Papers of Dr. Thomas J. Watson (fl. 1949-1967)

Scope and Content

The content of each notebooks varies, though within Watson's fields of interest. Each notebook entitled Vol.1 through to Vol.6. Manuscript.

Administrative / Biographical History

In 1949, Thomas John Watson was awarded a Ph.D. from Edinburgh University for his research into the history of deaf education in Scotland 1760-1939. He published The education of hearing-handicapped children (1967).

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Acquisition Information

Accession No: E95.47. Acquired May 1995.


The biographical/administrative history was compiled using material contained in the collection.

Other Finding Aids

None prepared for this collection.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University, Special Collections.