Papers of Jeannie Wharrie McMaster Drummond, 1896-1988, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Geology lecture notes and maps, 1922-1923.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jeannie Wharrie McMaster Drummond was born in Glasgow on 03 March 1896. Her father, James Drummond, was a boilermaker. Jeannie attended the University of Glasgow from 1922-1925  , taking classes in Geology and Moral Philosophy in her first year; Logic, Moral Philosophy (Junior Honours) and Social Economics in her second, and History, French, Moral Philosophy and Logic in her third and final year. She was awarded a certificate of merit in Social Economics in 1924 and first class certificates in Geology in 1923 and Moral Philosophy (Ordinary) in 1924. She graduated with an MA in November 1925  and then briefly worked as a teacher in Glasgow until 1927. Jeannie married Robert Grieve Gillespie in October 1926 and died on 4 March 1988.


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Deposit : Mrs Jeannie Gillespie : 1977

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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


Fonds level description compiled by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 01 April 2005. Lower level description compiled by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff.

Collection catalogued by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 01 April 2005. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 13 April 2005. Administrative history edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 20 July 2011.

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