Minute book of the Edinburgh Skating Club. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.24642
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1889-1966. (Creation)

Extents

  • 162 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    162 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The minute book records regular meetings up to 1939, followed by the Secretary's memorandum of 1966 recommending the winding up of the club and the disposal of its property, with members' assents thereto (folios 78-82). Additional material includes club songs for 1842 and 1843 (folios 136-137); the Glasgow Skating Club Rules, 1875; ‘The Edinburgh Skating Club, with diagrams of figures and a list of members’, (Edinburgh, 1875) (folios 138-150); ‘Skating diagrams’ by Charles A Stevenson, 1881 (folios 151-153); ‘Progressive sets of combined figures’, (Edinburgh, 1889) (folios 154-155); Rules, circa 1871 (folios 156-158); and various dinner menus and blank printed intimation forms. Folios 83-136 are blank.

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