Financial papers of the Free Church of Scotland. Edit




  • 1843-1900. (Creation)


  • 1198 Volumes (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Deposited, 1970, by the Free Church of Scotland.

  • Scope and Contents

    The archive of the General Treasurer of the Free Church of Scotland, 1843-1900, with related papers including a few of slightly earlier and later date. The archive gives a complete picture of the financial basis of one of the most significant organised religious bodies in Scotland, from the Disruption to the first of the major Presbyterian reunions, dealing in great detail with the sources of finance and with its expenditure on a variety of projects.

  • Arrangement

    The papers are arranged as follows: MSS.18001-18070. Correspondence MSS.18071-18099. Legal papers MSS.18100-18988. Financial papers MSS.18989-18997. Papers of and concerning the General Assembly MSS.18998-19194. Papers of and concerning various Committees MSS.19195-19198. Miscellaneous papers