Papers of Robert Archibald Bryden, 1907-c 2000 , arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Volume of lecture notes for Roman History 1927;
  • Volume of lecture notes for Moral Philosphy 1928.

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Archibald Bryden was born in Glasgow in 1907  , the son of Andrew Francis Stuart Archibald, architect (deceased by 1925). Robert matriculated at the University of Glasgow in 1925  and studied Latin and Greek (Ordinary). In 1926 he took Roman History (Intermediate), Greek (Intermediate) and Logic. In 1927 he studied Latin and Greek (Honours) and Moral Philosophy and finally History and Geology in 1928. He graduated with an MA in June 1929  . He was a teacher in England and lived in Somerset.


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Acquisition Information

Gift : Robert Bryden : February 1977 : ACCN 0235

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)) and London (NRA)

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

Appraisal Information

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

Custodial History

Owned by Robert Bryden before donatation to GUAS. Previously catalogued as GUA 35589 (154) and GUA 35590 (80)


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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 Alma Topen, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 14 June 2004.