Miscellaneous papers of the family of Spottiswoode of Spottiswoode. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.10285
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1653-1804, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 149 Leaves (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.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follow: (i) Correspondence, 1655-1717 (folio 1); (ii) Catalogues of books at Spottiswoode, 1735, 1793, and belonging to Father Richard Augustine Hay, circa 1732 (folio 14); (iii) Legal and financial papers, 1653-1748, undated, including some papers on the election of the Bishop of the Isles in 1672 (folio 53); (iv) Notes, 1784-1785, by John Spottiswoode (died 1793) for his work on Scottish monasteries (folio 115); (v) Poems and miscellaneous items, 1733-1804, undated (folio 134).

  • Arrangement

    149 folios.

Components