Literary papers, music and drawings of various members of the Elliot of Minto family. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 18th century-early 20th century. (Creation)


  • 56 Volumes (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    As well as material of inherent literary or intellectual interest, the papers in this section, deriving from various members of the family, provide a record of entertainment and leisure in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

  • Arrangement

    The papers are arranged as follows. MSS.12810-12813. Papers of Hugh Dalrymple Murray Kynynmound MS.12814. Papers of Lord Minto, Lord Justice Clerk MSS.12815-12821. Papers of Sir Gilbert Elliot, 3rd Baronet MS.12822. Papers of Lady Elliot (wife of Sir Gilbert Elliot, 3rd Baronet). MSS.12823-12843. Papers of the Earls of Minto and other members of the family MSS.12844-12848. Papers of 'Tibbie Flint' MSS.12849-12862. Family biographical papers MS.12863. Music MS.12864. Drawings