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ARDERN, Lawrence Leigh

Forenames: Lawrence Leigh

Last name: ARDERN

Titles and Honours:

Date of birth: 1912-06-14

Date of Election: 1952-01-01

Honorary Member? No


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


'The Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society' vol. 39. Journal of Chemical Education, pp: 264-5

'John Benjamin Dancer: Optician, Instrument Maker and Originator of Microphotography', Library Association, N.W.B. 1960

Place of Residence: Kirkcudbright


Member of the council and Honourary Librarian (1958-1964)

Retired-Deputy Librarian , University of Strathclyde.

Educ: Manchester Grammar School
War: RAOC, Egypt and Burma (1940-46)

Deputy librarian, technical librarian, Manchester Central 1948-50
Librarian, Manchester College of Science and Technology 1950-63

Royal Glasgow Philosophical Society council member 1966-72
Library Assoc. Council 1955-58, 1960-62
NW branch of the Library Assoc. 1950-63
EA Homel Art Gallery and Library: Hon Librarian 1973-
Peak District Footpath Preservation Soc. 1948-
Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts 1974-

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