The Jim Aitchison Collection
A collection of material with a Glasgow connection, including Old Glasgow Club Transactions, photographs of Glasgow tram cars, and typescripts of books on Glasgow history.
About the collection
The collection consists of 64 items and includes family photographs and mementoes along with a series of Old Glasgow Club transaction books.
The collection includes 29 volumes of The Old Glasgow Club Transactions (1903-1952), 3 tram photographs, 1 of which shows a decorated tramcar for the Coronation of George V, 1911 and a copy of The Glasgow Herald, September 19th, 1855. It also includes two typescripts by James Aitchison: The Story of the Glasgow Tramway System and Notes on the Glasgow Underground Railway, as well as a notebook listing notable buildings on Glasgow streets and their architects.
The Old Glasgow Club website includes a detailed listing of Old Glasgow Club Transactions.
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