CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3739
TitleFrancis Aberdein, collection of student memorabilia
Date1841 - 1843
Extent1 small bundle
Creator NameFrancis Aberdein (fl 1841 - 1843)
Administrative HistoryFrancis Aberdein, son of John Aberdein, merchant in Montrose, was bajan, semi and tertian at Marischal College, Aberdeen, from 1841 to 1844, but did not graduate. He won the silver pen in 1842.
SourceGifted to the University by Malcolm U.L.Hutton and transferred to Historic Collections by C. Duncan Rice, Principal, University of Aberdeen.
DescriptionMarischal College class cards (first and second class) awarded to Francis Aberdein, 1841 - 1843, with admission ticket to William MacGillivray's Natural History class, 1842 - 1843 and printed poem, 'Advice to a Favourite Student on Leaving College' (signed), n.d.
AppraisalDeposited with 'A Succinct Survey of the Famous City of Aberdeen' (Aberdeen: Peter Buchan, 1833) - transferred to Local Collection.
AccrualsNone expected
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
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