Correspondence and papers, 1883, [?1914-?1921], undated, of W Hean Findlay and George Short concerning (and including some letters and papers of) J Scott Skinner; followed by autograph music, 1914, undated, by Skinner; and press cuttings, 1917, 1923-1926 concerning Skinner. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.22021

Dates

  • 1883-1926, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 183 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: (i) Correspondence and papers, 1883, [?1914-?1921], undated, of W Hean Findlay and George Short concerning (and including some letters and papers of) J Scott Skinner (folio 1); (ii) Autograph music, 1914, undated, by Skinner (folio 154); (iii) Press cuttings, 1917, 1923-1926, concerning Skinner, most of which are from the People's Friend, February-May 1923, containing an autobiographical account of Skinner (folio 168).

  • Other Finding Aids

    A list of the programmes and other printed items formerly contained in the collection which have been transferred to the Department of Printed Books, is placed at the beginning of the manuscript (folio i).

  • Arrangement

    i + 182 folios.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1978, by Mrs I Findlay, Edinburgh.

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