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Papers of Frederick Orpen Bower
    Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower 1914-1917
        Correspondence of Frederick Orpen Bower, William Henry Lang to John McLuckie

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Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Sir Donald MacAlister

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 002/13/233a

Date(s)

16 September 1916

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

letter

Name of creator

MacAlister | Sir | Donald | 1854-1934 | chancellor of Glasgow University

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Frederick Orpen Bower from Sir Donald MacAlister concerning John McLean Thompson. He remarks that Thompson's experience was disconcerting but that the experiment was worth making and that his courage should be admired. He states that he is glad to know Thompson is coming back and that he will be much more useful at the University of Glasgow than in Cosham.

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