Papers of Sir Robert Strange, the engraver, and his brother-in-law, Andrew Lumisden, secretary to Prince Charles Edward Stuart, encompassing the period from the '45 Rebellion to the early 19th century, with some earlier family documents and later genealogical material. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.14253-14269

Dates

  • 1655-1955, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 17 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.

  • Bibliography

    The collection was fairly extensively used by James Dennistoun of Dennistoun for his ‘Memoirs of Sir Robert Strange and ... Andrew Lumisden’, 2 volumes (London, 1855).

  • Related Materials

    For charters taken from these papers, see Ch.10674-10683.

    For additional material relating to Lumisden and Strange, see MSS.2898-2902.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1969, 1974.

  • Custodial History

    MSS.14260-14262, 14263 (part), 14266, 14269 (part), presented, 1969, by Mrs G E Beck, Farnham, Surrey; the rest, presented, 1974, by Mrs I F Westlake, Farnham.

  • Arrangement

    The papers are arranged as follows: MSS.14253-14259. Strange family Papers. MSS.14260-14265. Lumisden Papers. MSS.14266-14268. Miscellaneous Jacobite papers. MS.14269. Miscellaneous correspondence.

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