Photocopies of miscellaneous papers of and concerning David Livingstone. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.10753
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1825-1858. (Creation)

Extents

  • 20 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 photocopied papers consist of:

    (i) Title page of ‘An introduction to arithmetic’ by James Gray, 22nd edition (Edinburgh, 1825), with the signatures of David (dated 1825) and Charles Livingstone;

    (ii) Livingstone's class-cards at the Andersonian University, Glasgow, 1836-1839, and the Aldersgate Dispensary, London, 1840;

    (iii) Livingstone's marriage record, 1845;

    (iv) Livingstone's burgess-ticket of Hamilton, 1857;

    (v) Extract minute of Dundee Town Council, 1857, admitting Livingstone a burgess;

    (vi) Livingstone’s commission as Consul, 1858.

  • Arrangement

    20 folios.

Components