DescriptionPeople who impacted upon university and college life such as staff, students, alumni, donors, researchers, writers, philosophers, scientists, politicians and journalists are detailed in the archive collections through personal and research papers. They also feature strongly in the records of institutions, business, clubs and societies. Great literary, scientific, and cultural leaders such as W H Auden, Charles Darwin, Robert Lorimer, Hugh MacDiarmid, Neil McCormick, Thomas Carlyle, and controversial figures such as Arthur Koestler have individual named collections of papers. Their lives, legacies and the society in which they lived are shown through correspondence, photographs, diaries, and their work of that can be seen in these collections.
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