Papers of William Campbell, b 1859, University student, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Lecture notes, 1879-1890.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Campbell was born in Kelton in Kircudbrightshire and studied Arts at the University of Glasgow between 1876 and 1880, however he did not graduate. According to his matriculation records, he was aged 17 in his first year at the University and his father's name was John, a farmer.

During William's time at the University he took the following classes:

  • 1876-1877: Mathematics, Greek and Latin;
  • 1877-1878: Latin, Greek;
  • 1878-1879: Logic, Mathematics, English Literature;
  • 1879-1880: Ethics, Physics.


Listed by box. Items are generally listed in their original order

Conditions Governing Access

Open, subject to the Data Protection Act 1998

Acquisition Information

Gift : William Alan Campbell : 21 Feb 2013 : ACCN 3746


Collection box listed by Sarah Edwards, Archive Assistant (Graduate Trainee), 18 Apr 2013. Collection level description created by Sarah Edwards, Archive Assistant (Graduate Trainee), 26 Apr 2013

Other Finding Aids

File list available by request to the Duty Archivist

Geographical Names