John Strachan Papers
Date range: 1885-1907
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John Strachan (1862-1907) was Hulme Professor of Greek, 1885-1907, and Professor of Sanskrit and Comparative Religion, 1890-1907, at Owens College, and from 1903, the University of Manchester.
Strachan is best remembered as a leading figure in the revival of Celtic studies. His small collection of manuscript notebooks contains information on philosophy, the classics, and the Irish Gaelic language.