Papers of Agnes Duncan Gray, 1894-1987, arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Education lecture notes, 1916.

Administrative / Biographical History

Agnes Duncan Gray was born in Newmains, Lanarkshire, on  20 November 1894  . Her father, James Duncan Gray, was a clerk. She attended the  University of Glasgow from  1913-1916  , taking classes in Latin and French in her first year; German, Logic and Geography in her second; and English (Higher) and French in her third and final year. She was awarded first class certificates in French in 1914 and Geography in 1915. Agnes graduated with an MA in  June 1916  and subsequently became a teacher in Lanarkshire. She died in Wishaw, Lanarkshire on  17 October 1987  .


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Acquisition Information

Deposit : Miss Agnes D Gray : 1977

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

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Custodial History

Held by Agnes D Gray until deposit with GUAS


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Related Material

GB 0248 DC 130  Papers of William Boyd, 1874-1962, educationalist, Reader in Department of Education, University of Glasgow, Scotland.

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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


Collection catalogued by members of Glasgow University Archive Service staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 31 March 2005 and Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 31 March 2005. Administrative history edited by Jane Heward, Archive Assistant, 24 May 2011. Amended by Sam Maddra, Assistant Archivist (cataloguing), 24 August 2016.

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