Subfonds QC/2 - Institutional administration

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Institutional administration


  • 1908-1993 (Creation)

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40 boxes (10 linear metres)

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This sub-fonds consists of 8 series:

  • Principal (1910-1946) : Dorothy Melvin, papers, 1908-1963
  • Principal (1947-1962) : Isobel Gibson, papers, 1947-1968
  • Principal (1963-1976) : Juliann Calder, papers, 1963-1976
  • Principal (1976-1991) : Geoffrey Richardson, papers, 1976-1991
  • Principal (1991-1993) : John C Phillips papers, 1985-1993
  • Secretary and Treasurer (1969-1989) : Henry F A Rose, papers, 1974-1990
  • Institutional Plans, policies and reports, 1976-1993
  • Merger with Glasgow Polytechnic to become Glasgow Caledonian University, 1989-1993

Many of the activities covered by these series were carried out by a wider team of administrators and academics. The Principals kept files on all these activities as part of their role in overseeing the work of the College.

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