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Papers of Sir John Graham Kerr

Glasgow University Archive Services

Correspondence regarding his resignation from the Chair of Zoology

Series Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 006/1108-1131



Extent and medium of the unit of description


letters and documents

Name of creator

Kerr | Sir | John Graham | 1869-1957 | professor of zoology, University of Glasgow

Biographical History

Biographical History

On becoming Member of Parliament for the Scottish Universities in 1935, Sir John Graham Kerr resigned as Regius Chair of Zoology at the University of Glasgow. A dispute arose around his remaining duties at Glasgow, which were taken over by CW Parsons. Kerr was succeeded at Glasgow by Edward Hindle.

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

The correspondence regarding his resignation from the Chair of Zoology consists of:

  • letters, and documents (1935-1957)




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