Collection OM/196 - James Muir papers

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GB 249 OM/196

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James Muir papers

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  • 1902 - 1945 (Creation)

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0.2 metres

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(1875-1945)

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James Muir was an assistant in the Department of Natural Philosophy, 1900-1906, and Professor, 1906-1938.

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Exercises set in Higher Natural Philosophy class at Glasgow University; notes on John Anderson's books and instruments; papers on Muir's work as examiner for Drawing Office Apprentices' Examination for William Denny & Brothers Ltd; papers on consulting work; reprints of scientific papers; biographical details; applications and testimonials.

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Open

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  • English

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