Various papers of, concerning and collected by William Barclay David Donald Turnbull. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.2106
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1633-1861, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 328 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    ii + 326 folios.

  • Other Finding Aids

    A list of contents has been placed at the beginning.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Original documents: account of copper coins issued by the Earl of Stirling, 1633; account with Mr George Halyburtoun, 1636; letter regarding appointment of a minister to Eddleston, 1642 (folio 1);

    (ii) 'The Original of the Antient Scots', by Chevalier O'Gorman, undated (folio 7);

    (iii) Papers relating to the 'Monasticon Scoticanum' (folio 71); also copies of letters, etc., of the Earl of Buchan regarding Walter Macfarlane's collections and other matters, 1782-1795 (folio 94);

    (iv) Printed 'Return', 1861, relating to William Turnbull's appointment to the calendaring of the Foreign State Papers and his resignation (folio 326).

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