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Dr Kenneth Baxter

Position: Archives Asst, Univ Dundee ArchivesTeaching Asst, History
Institutional affiliation: University of Dundee
Address: University of Dundee Archives
Dundee
United Kingdom (Scotland)
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Subject: History
Research Interests:

Women in British party politics since c1885; Women in local government since 1872; The history of Dundee since 1600 ; The history of University education in Scotland since c1880

Select Publications:

"Florence Gertrude Horsbrugh. The Conservative Party's forgotten first lady" Conservative History Journal, Winter 2009/2010.

"'Matriarchal' or 'Patriarchal'? Dundee, Women and Municipal Party Politics in Scotland c.1918-c.1939" International Review of Scottish Studies Vol 35 (2010).

'Identity, Scottish Women, and Parliament, 1918-1979' in Campbell, Jodi A., Ewan Elizabeth, and Parker, Heather. (eds.) The Shaping of Scottish Identities: Family Nation and the Worlds Beyond (Centre for Scottish Studies,University of Guelph, 2011)

(with Billy Kenefick) 'Labour Politics and the Dundee Working Class c 1895-1936'. in Tomlinson, Jim and Whatley, Christopher (eds) Jute No More. Transforming Dundee (Dundee: Dundee University Press, 2011).

'Mary Ann Baxter: Philanthropist and Founder of University College, Dundee' in Various, Ten Taysiders: Forgotten Figures from Dundee Angus and Perthshire (Dundee: Abertay Historical Society, 2011).

'Lily Miller, Dundee's First Female Town Councillor' in Various, Ten Taysiders: Forgotten Figures from Dundee Angus and Perthshire (Dundee: Abertay Historical Society, 2011).

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