Biographical and genealogical notes chiefly relating to the Lords of Session, Barons of Exchequer, and members of the Faculty of Advocates, compiled by John Philp Wood (died 1838), Auditor of Excise, Scottish antiquary and biographer. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MSS.37.2.1-37.2.11

Dates

  • Early 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 11 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

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

  • Custodial History

    The manuscripts were presented to the Advocates' Library in 1920, along with Adv.MS.37.2.12, by John Philp Wood’s grand-daughters, Edinburgh.

  • Other Finding Aids

    The description is partly based on the “Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Advocates’ Library. XII. Miscellaneous manuscripts” (F.R.195).

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