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Microfilm of lectures of William Edmondstoune Aytoun, and some related papers.

Identifier: Mf.Sec.MSS.923

Scope and Contents

The contents are as follows: Introductory lectures, 1856-1864, of William Edmondstoune Aytoun: a series of lectures opening Aytoun's yearly courses (MS.4897);

Miscellaneous lectures, [1845-1865], of William Edmondstoune Aytoun (MS.4912);

Examination papers and class lists, [?1852-?1870], of William Edmondstoune Aytoun (MS.4913);

Exercises, [?1863-?1864], of William Edmondstoune Aytoun’s students (MS.4914).


  • Creation: [1845-?1870.]

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1 Reels

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

390 frames (entire reel).

Existence and Location of Originals

MSS.4897, 4912-4914.

National Library of Scotland Catalogue of Manuscripts
National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division
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Repository Details

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

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