CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3270/1/4/5
TitleChair of Anatomy, University of Aberdeen (1939 - 1965)
Date1938 - 1965
Extent10 files
Administrative HistoryLockhart succeeded Alexander Low to the Chair of Anatomy in the University of Aberdeen. It is clear from correspondence in this series that he was a popular choice for the Chair and that Low considered Lockhart his natural successor. He received his appointment in August 1938, but did not take up the post until January 1939, when a successor had been appointed in Birmingham.
DescriptionPrinted application, 1938; testimonials, 1938; letters of support, 1938; papers regarding appointment, 1938 - 1939; papers regarding salary and superannuation, 1938 - 1946; letters of congratulations, 1938, and Lockhart's replies, 1938; inaugural speech, January 1939; papers regarding retirement, 1960 - 1965; papers regarding retirement portrait, 1963 - 1965.
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