Correspondence of Samuel Brown, the chemist, and his family. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.1889-1890

Dates

  • 1833-1910, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 2 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Bequeathed, 1937, with Ch.943, by Miss Isabella Spring Brown, Edinburgh, Samuel Brown's daughter, through the good offices of the Reverend R L Beveridge, Walker Memorial Manse, Carnwath.

  • Scope and Contents

    Among Samuel Brown's more frequent correspondents, outside the family, are Thomas Aird, George Combe (the phrenologist), Sydney Dobell, and Coventry Patmore; those of his widow and daughter (the donor) include Alexander Anderson ('Surfaceman') and Harriet Martineau.

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