George Lawson

1870 - 1941

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George Lawson graduated from St Andrews and became assistant to the professor. He left to teach at George Watson's School in Edinburgh and eventually became Rector of Waid Academy Anstruther. He became President of the EMS in 1937.
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List of References (2 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Letter about Merchiston Castle
  3. Lawson's EMS presidential address
  4. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society

Honours awarded to George Lawson
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EMS President1937


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