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Correspondence, papers, press cuttings and photographs of Margo MacDonald, mostly concerning her political career and causes.

 Record Group
Identifier: Acc.13638/1-62

Scope and Contents

The papers reflect Margo MacDonald`s life as a politician and broadcaster. Although somewhat miscellaneous, they provide an insight into her relationship with the Scottish National Party leadership throughout her life, and into some of the causes she advocated during her life, including independence and assisted suicide for terminally ill patients.


  • Creation: 1955-2014.

Conditions Governing Access

Normal access conditions apply to most material.

Access to files 8, 10 and 11 is restricted for Data Protection Reasons.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


0.72 Linear metres (6 boxes and 2 outsize items.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, June 2015.

Related Materials

VHS tapes and CD/DVDs containing film footage have been transferred to the Moving Image Archive (Ref. SSA A2628).

National Library of Scotland Catalogue of Manuscripts
National Library of Scotland
11 11 2015
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Local Descriptive Rules
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Repository Details

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

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