Microfilm of papers of James Augustus Grant and his family. Edit




  • 19th century-[?1913]. (Creation)


  • 1 Reels (Whole)



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    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    509 frames (entire reel).

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    MSS.17933, 17940-17944.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: Legal, financial and other papers, [?1827-?1913], concerning James Augustus Grant (MS.17933);

    'Private Copy' of 'Memoranda' (no publisher, undated) by James Augustus Grant, [1880, or after] (MS.17940);

    Pedigrees of James Augustus Grant's family and others (Chisholm, Cuthbert, Fraser, Mackintosh, etc.) connected to it by marriage, written in an unidentified hand, with notes by Grant himself, ?19th century (MS.17941);

    Correspondence, [?1871-?1891], and papers, [?1872-?1889], concerning James Augustus Grant's genealogical researches (MS.17942);

    Papers,[?1863-?1913], relating to property, chiefly the estate of Househill, Nairn, acquired by James Augustus Grant following his retiral from the army, and its water supply (MS.17943);

    Letters to and papers concerning, [?1823-?1871], Sir Peter Laurie, Lord Mayor of London and grand-uncle of James Augustus Grant's wife, and his family (MS.17944).