Founder of University College Dundee

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Mary Ann Baxter

Dates: 
1801-1884

The Baxter family became hugely wealthy from the jute industry. Mary Ann Baxter and her brother David gave away large sums of money to various good causes. In 1881 she provided £140,000 to found University College, Dundee. She was actively involved in its creation.

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