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Exercise books and notebooks of David Thomson, some containing manuscripts and notes for novels., Circa 1929-1978, undated.

Identifier: Acc.10129/129-143

Scope and Contents

From the Record Group:

This collection consists of the papers of David Thomson, author, researcher and BBC radio producer. It includes the scripts and correspondence of many BBC radio programmes from the 1950s and 60s, original scripts and correspondence regarding his published and unpublished books, and additional correspondence spanning forty five years working for UNESCO, the BBC, and as a full time writer.


  • Creation: Circa 1929-1978, undated.

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Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


15 Folders

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
George IV Bridge
Edinburgh EH1 1EJ
0131 623 3700