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Robert Herbert Story, ??-1907

Nationality: British
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Date of Death: 1907.01.13
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Robert Herbert Story, DD, LLD., was Principal of the University of Glasgow from 1898-1907.

Life:

As Principal, he wrote to JW when the University awarded him an Honorary Degree in 1903. Unfortunately JW was too ill to attend the ceremony, but he wrote expressing his pleasure at the honour.

Story was elected an Honorary Member of Glasgow Art Club on 13 June 1901.

Bibliography:

Who's Who, London, 1905; 'Death Of Principal Story', Times, London, 14 January 1907, p. 6.