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Papers of the author, Florence Marian McNeill.

Identifier: MSS.26194-26259

Scope and Contents

Born in Orkney, Florence Marian McNeill worked in London for the Association for Moral and Social Hygiene from 1913 to 1917. She wrote and lectured on a variety of subjects, and was an active member of the Scottish National Party and the Saltire Society, but is best known for her books on Scottish cookery and folklore.


  • Creation: 1901-1973, undated.


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66 Volumes

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The papers are arranged as follows:

MSS.26194-26197. Correspondence

MSS.26198-26255. Diaries

MSS.26256-26259. Miscellaneous papers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 1973, by Florence Marian McNeill's executors. MS.26195, folios 4, 31, 99 and 118 bought, 1972.

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