Papers of Jane Taylor Edmiston, 1898- , arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Needlework book belonging to J T Edmiston undated;
  • English lecture notes c1915;
  • Art portfolio undated
  • Botany workbook c1916;
  • Hygiene notes, Dr Cameron 1916;
  • Library reading room card 1915-1916;
  • Matriculation card 1915-1916;
  • General Council Registration Ticket 1916.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jane Taylor Edmiston was born in Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, in 1898  and was a student at the University of Glasgow , Scotland, from 1913-1916  . In her first year she took Latin and Mathematics. In the 1914-1915 session she studied Higher Latin, English and French and in the 1915-1916 session Higher French, Logic and Metaphysics. She graduated MA in June 1916  , later becoming a teacher.


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Gift : Jane Edmiston :1977


Fonds level description created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 24 March 2005. Lower level descriptions compiled by Vikki Laidlaw, Hub Project Assistant, 18 March 2005. Finding aid created by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 24 March 2005. Catalogue edited by Michelle Kaye, Archives Assistant, 13 July 2012.

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