Yule collection, chiefly of Scottish manuscripts of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, but including a Book of Hours and some Persian manuscripts. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.3134-3185

Dates

  • 1552-19th century (Creation)

Extents

  • 52 Volumes (Whole)

Subjects

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, 1941, by Thomas Yule, Writer to the Signet.

  • Custodial History

    A large part of the collection was at one time in the possession of Alexander Macdonald, Keeper of the Register of Deeds and Probate Writs, Edinburgh, or of Thomas Thomson, Deputy Clerk Register.

  • Separated Materials

    For formal documents belonging to this collection, see Ch. 2416-2476.

  • Scope and Contents

    Many of the papers are accompanied by transcripts or summaries by Alexander Macdonald.

Components