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Mackenzie, Hugh, 1861-1940. Manuscripts, speeches and scrapbooks.

 Fonds — Box: 1/1
Identifier: mach

Dates

  • 1900?-1937?

Access and use

Access is freely available in the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room (jcbeaglehole.room@vuw.ac.nz) in the first instance.

Biographical / Historical

Academic career with relevance to Victoria University: M.A. (St. Andrews), CMG English language and literature: Professor, 1899; Retired, 1936; Professor emeritus, 1937. Mental Science: Lecturer, 1899-1903.

Hugh Mackenzie was the foundation Professor of English at Victoria University. A Highlander and a graduate of St Andrews University, he had originally intended to become a Presbyterian minister, but changed his mind becoming in Wellington an advocate of secular education and an active, preaching, member of the Unitarian Church.

Extent

20 linear_centimeters

Language of Materials

English

Title
J C Beaglehole Room - archives and manuscripts
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Nicola Frean
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written inEnglish
Edition statement
XML EAD edition

Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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