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Literary papers and correspondence of Sorley Maclean.

Identifier: Acc.14529/1-8

Scope and Contents

Papers include Maclean's notes on literary and historical figures, correspondence with Maclean following the death of his brother Calum, and letters sent to Maclean's wife, Renee, after his death.

The Papers also contain correspondence, invitations and programmes on various literary awards and events at which Maclean was honoured and in attendence.


  • Creation: 1932-2000.


Language of Materials

Papers are mostly in English, but some of the correspondence is in Gaelic.


7 Folders

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 2022.

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Repository Details

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

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