Papers of William Wesley Grant, b1909, textiles expert and arts graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • French lecture notebooks 1930-1932;
  • German lecture notebooks 1930-1931;
  • Latin lecture notebook 1927-1928;
  • Political Economy lecture notebook 1930-1931;
  • Exam papers, answer books and essays 1930 1932.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Wesley Grant was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1909. He first matriculated at the University of Glasgow in 1927 and studied Latin, French and German in session 1927-1928. In his second year (1928-1929), he continued with his French and German studies and also studied an English course. In his final two years he specialised in French and German progressing on to the Higher courses. He graduated MA Modern Languages in 1932.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information

private records deposited by the owners


Acquisition Information

Deposit : WW Grant : 1987 : ACCN 0991

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Digital file level list available in searchroom.

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Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

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

Appraisal Information

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Custodial History

Held by WW Grant


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Location of Originals

This material is original


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Additional Information

Compiled by Pamela MacEachran, work experience placement, 23 January 2002

Amended by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 04 December 2008

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