Personal and miscellaneous papers of Andrew Stuart. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.8325
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1746-1791. (Creation)

Extents

  • 200 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Papers, 1746-1759, concerning Andrew Stuart's legal training, including his contract of apprenticeship, and his admission to the Society of Writers to the Signet (folio 1);

    (ii) Inventories, 1767-1787, of personal and household possessions (folio 12).

    (iii) Catalogues and lists of books, 1771-1783 (folio 54).

    (iv) Accounts of household expenses, 1775-1777 (folio 92).

    (v) Accounts of horse and carriage expenses, 1777-1782 (folio 106).

    (vi) Accounts of household expenses, 1782 (folio 128).

    (vii) Miscellaneous papers, 1748-1791, including miscellaneous accounts, the birth certificate of Christian Anne, Andrew Stuart's daughter, and medical recipes (folio 165).

  • Arrangement

    200 folios.

Components