Additional papers to the collection of John Riddell, the Peerage lawyer. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MSS.81.2.1-81.2.10

Dates

  • 16th century-19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    10 volumes.

Subjects

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Most of the correspondence is addressed to James Law, Writer to the Signet, who acted as London agent in many Peerage Cases in which Riddell was involved; and much of it is from other lawyers.

  • Related Materials

    Adv.MSS.25.8.1-26.7.37, Ch.A.245-251.

    For formal papers from this additional collection see Ch.A.205-209.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.

  • Custodial History

    Presented to the Advocates’ Library circa 1906 by Miss Susan M Riddell, niece of John Riddell.

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