Negative microfilm of manuscripts of, and collected by, Sir Walter Scott. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Mf.Sec.MSS.578
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 4th quarter of 18th century-early 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 Reels (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    MSS.1570-1573.

  • Existence and Location of Copies

    A positive microfilm is available at Mf.Sec.MSS.616.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: Journal of Sir Walter Scott, from 9 February 1826 to 13 April 1831 (MS.1570);

    Excerpts from Sir Walter Scott’s marginal notes, 4th quarter of 18th century-early 19th century, in books at Abbotsford, compiled by his sons Walter and Charles in 1832 (MS.1571);

    Certified copy, dated 1712, of an account of the court-martial held on John, Master of Sinclair, for the murder of Ensign Hugh Schaw and Captain Alexander Schaw, 1708 (MS.1572);

    Transcript of ‘Memoirs of the Insurrection in the year 1715 by John, Master of Sinclair’, [1799 of after-1803, or after] (MS.1573).

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