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Papers of and relating to George Rose (1744-1818), Statesman, and several of his descendants, notably his son Sir George Henry Rose, Diplomatist, and his grandson Hugh Henry Rose, Baron Strathnairn.

Identifier: MSS.3795-3801

Scope and Contents

The correspondence deals with various personal, family, and official matters.


  • Creation: 1776-1896, undated

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Normal access conditions apply.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


7 Volumes

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The contents of each volume have been arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

The papers were bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 19 May 1947, lot 223.

Separated Materials

Belonging to this collection are several commissions, warrants, and certificates, for which see Ch.2595-2629.

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Repository Details

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

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