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‘Notices of the life of the Rev. John Carstaires’ by William Ferrie (Edinburgh, 1843), with annotations and corrections to the genealogical tables by John Dunlop of Gairbraid and J G Dunlop., 1843, undated.

Identifier: MS.9300

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

Much of the collection concerns William Dunlop, Principal of Glasgow University, his son Alexander, Professor of Greek at Glasgow, and his grandson John, Tide Surveyor at Greenock. The papers of William Dunlop include material on the colony of South Carolina, the Darien Scheme, and the affairs of the Church of Scotland, while those of Alexander chiefly concern the University of Glasgow. The collection also includes diaries and literary works of John Dunlop of Gairbraid, the temperance reformer.


  • Creation: 1843, undated.

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105 Leaves ; Octavo.

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: Undetermined


xii + 175 pages + 5 folios.


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Repository Details

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