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Miscellaneous items relating to Jessy Harden and her family., 1801-1811, [?1945.]

Identifier: MS.8870 (1)-(3)

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Jessy Harden's journal, essentially a series of family newsletters, was sent in instalments to her sister, Agnes Ranken, in India. Many of her husband's drawings were used to illustrate it. Journals and sketches alike survived because Agnes Ranken preserved them and eventually brought them back to Great Britain.


  • Creation: 1801-1811, [?1945.]

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3 Volumes ; Folio and under.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


741 folios.

The foliation is divided between three volumes:

(i) folios 1-43; (ii) folios 44-709; (iii) folios 710-741.

Repository Details

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

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