- c1867-1938 (Creation)
Level of description
1 album, 42 photographs & 23 negatives
Content and Structure
Scope and content
Collection of black & white personal family photographs. Images include family members as well as scenery and architecture of Scalloway, Orkney and Kirkwall. Some photographs have been annotated.Also included is a photograph album bearing the inscription "To Daisy from Janie, Oct 7th 1924". It contains images of family members & pets, wild life, and scenery. [Loose photographs have been removed from album and packaged separately for conservation purposes.]
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.
System of arrangement
Name of creator
The Anderson family archive includes material of 5 of its members, namely the sisters Violet Meikle (1873-?) and Daisy Agnes McGlashan (1879-1968), Daisy's husband William Smith Anderson (1877-1929) and their two daughters Daisy M Anderson (1910-1996) and Agnes Violet Neish (nee Anderson) (c1912-2005). All of the members represented attended the Glasgow School of Art between 1888-1936, many of them establishing careers as artists.