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Collection of copies of letters and papers concerning the formation of the Irish Treasury Board and the procedures to be adopted by it, with notes on the procedures of the British Treasury.

Identifier: Adv.MS.4.1.2, vols. I-II

Scope and Contents

The volumes have the book-plate of Sylvester Douglas, Baron Glenbervie, and, as he was secretary to the Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland in 1794-1795, were presumably compiled on his instructions.


  • Creation: 1793-1794.

Conditions Governing Access

Normal access conditions apply.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


0.00 Linear metres (2 volumes. Folio.)

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Custodial History

Formerly owned by Sylvester Douglas, Baron Glenbervie.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available: Mf.Sec.MSS.101.

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Repository Details

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

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