Papers concerning the Jacobite rebellion, collected by John Blair, ‘Vol. I’. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.487
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1715-1716, 1745-1747. (Creation)

Extents

  • 108 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    iii + 105 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    Includes papers, manuscript and printed, relating to the election of the Magistrates and Council of the City of Edinburgh by a poll vote, 1746 (folios 1-11, 29); excerpts from printed sources relating to the trial of Archibald Stewart, Lord Provost of Edinburgh, 1747 (folios 14-24, 29); ‘Particulars of 1715 and 1716 from Rae, Patten, and Tindal’ (folio 27); similar ‘Particulars’ relating to 1745 and 1746, from printed sources (folio 28 verso); printed pamphlets and broadsides relating to the risings of 1715 and 1745.

  • Bibliography

    Some of the papers have been described in full in the catalogue of printed books. A link to each description is included under 'External Documents'.

External Documents

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