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Albums compiled by John P. Ritchie and related material.

Identifier: Acc.13663/1-4

Scope and Contents

Two albums of and relating to John P. Ritchie largely concerning ornithology especially of Saint Kilda. With a bronze plaque for 1st Prize in Beginners Lantern Slides, 1930, awarded to John P Ritchie by the Paisley Philosophical Institution and his inscribed copy of John Morrell McWilliam`s `The Birds of Bute`, 1927.


  • Creation: 1923-1974, undated.

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0.00 Linear metres (Two volumes, one bronze plaque and one book.)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 2015, McTears Auctioneers, Glasgow.2 September 2015

Related Materials

The Moving Image Archive holds several films made by John Peacock Ritchie, 1930-1935, including the Evacuation of St Kilda, 1930 [0793].

National Library of Scotland Catalogue of Manuscripts
National Library of Scotland
12 10 2015
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Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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