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Sketchbook and rough journal of John Francis Campbell combined for 1868 and early 1869., 1868-1869.

Identifier: Adv.MS.50.4.4

Scope and Contents

The first part of the volume deals with a visit Campbell made to Norway from July to September 1868 (folios 14-145) and travels in Scotland and England made from October to December of the same year.

There is also a section on the Kildonan goldrush of 1869 with press cuttings and related correspondence, and at the end of the volume are several pages of notes concerning coal-mining and the Coal Commission.


  • Creation: 1868-1869.

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English; Scottish Gaelic


0.00 Linear metres (i + 184 + several blank folios. Oblong folio.)

Repository Details

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

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