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Contracts. Agreements.

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Documents, enforceable by law, embodying agreements between two or more competent parties to do or not to do something, and specifying the terms and conditions of the agreement.

Found in 483 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous files of Tom Scott., Undated.

 Series
Identifier: Acc.11750/110-117
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Including correspondence, notebooks, autobiographical and editorial papers.

Dates: Undated.

Miscellaneous Lathallan family papers, including grants, contracts and related papers., 1521-1812.

 File
Identifier: Acc.12092/1
Scope and Contents Contains: 1. Obligation by Thos Forsyth, Isbel Knox and William Fulles to pay Colonel Archibald Spens of Lathallan Lodge £8:1 :- for corn. Kelso, 21 August 1813.2. Letters of excommunication by the official Principal of St Andrews at the instance of Margaret Dunbar, relict of the deceased William Forbes against William Ruthwane of Bandane for nonfulfilment of an order under the sign of Patrick Ross priest of St Andrews diocese, notary, dated 10 July 1537 to him through his...
Dates: 1521-1812.

Miscellaneous letters and papers concerning family, local and business affairs., 1781-1856, undated.

 File
Identifier: MS.9677
Scope and Contents The papers consist of the following: Miscellaneous incoming letters with draft replies, chiefly on family or local affairs not connected with the business, 1785-1856 (folio 1); Agreements with workers, 1809-1822, undated (folio 47); Estimates, accounts, and drawings for houses to be built at Bannockburn, 1781, 1788 (folio 58); Plan of the works at Bannockburn, 1835 (folio 77 verso); Miscellaneous papers on church affairs, 1815-1844, chiefly concerning the building of a Free Church manse,...
Dates: 1781-1856, undated.

Miscellaneous material of and concerning the family of Mure of Caldwell., 1582, 17th century-19th century.

 Series
Identifier: MSS.5008-5018
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The Mure of Caldwell papers are chiefly of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Some of the earlier papers belonged to the Mures of Glanderston, the two families having been united in 1710 by the succession of William, 4th Laird of Glanderston, to the Caldwell estates.

Dates: 1582, 17th century-19th century.

Miscellaneous material of and concerning the family of Mure of Caldwell., 17th century-19th century.

 File
Identifier: MS.5008
Scope and Contents The contents of the volume include:(i) Copies of personal letters from Belgrade, 1876, 19th century (folio 1);(ii) Memoranda and petitions, 1708-1853 (folio 92); (iii) Certificates and commissions of various members of the Mure family, 1819-1871 (folio 157);(iv) Papers concerning the Tile Works at Ouplaymoor, 1840, and Brea, 1837 (folio 161);(v) Medicinal recipes, 17th century (folio 195); (vi) Contracts, 1856, 1858, for...
Dates: 17th century-19th century.

Miscellaneous papers, including correspondence, of and concerning Edith Macarthur., 1942-1976.

 Series
Identifier: Acc.13182/85-88
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The papers span Edith Macarthur's long career on stage and screen. They include playscripts, photographs, programmes and reviews of many of the plays in which she featured, along with some scripts and other memorabilia relating to her wide range of television work.

Dates: 1942-1976.

Miscellaneous papers, letters, accounts, contracts and other documents., 1827-1854.

 File
Identifier: Acc.3521/45
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Including legal and financial papers.

Dates: 1827-1854.

Miscellaneous papers of John Hill Burton., 1674-1880, undated.

 File
Identifier: MS.9445
Scope and Contents The contents are as follows.(i) Statements, 1879-1880, concerning the sales of John Hill Burton's books, ‘History of Scotland’ and ‘Queen Anne’. (Folio 1.)(ii) A list of the obituary dates of various friends of Burton. (Folio 6.)(iii) 'The history of Peter Anderson', an anonymous short story in the form of an autobiography. (Folio 11.)(iv) Notes on accounts of building works, 1674-1679, carried out by Sir William Bruce. (Folio 41.)...
Dates: 1674-1880, undated.

Miscellaneous papers of Nancy Brysson Morrison., 1933-1986, undated.

 File
Identifier: MS.27373
Scope and Contents

The papers include a publisher's agreement and royalty statements for 'These are my friends' 1945-1947 (folios 2-7), newspaper cuttings, 1933-1956, undated (folios 15-23), and a tribute and other material about her, 1986 (Folios 24-32).

Dates: 1933-1986, undated.

Miscellaneous works, chiefly theological, written in the 12th and 13th centuries., 12th century-13th century.

 File
Identifier: MS.6122
Scope and Contents The contents are as follows.(i) Part of the 'Historia scholastica' of Petrus Comestor, containing the history from II Maccabees ii to the end of the 'Historia evangelica', beginning 'Mortuo Simone qui ultimus quinque filiorum'; printed in ‘Patrologia Latina’, volume cxcviii, 1525-1644. (Folio 1.)(ii) Commentary on the books of Kings, Tobit, Judith, Esther, Daniel, and Maccabees, beginning ‘Ozia lepra percusso in fronte'. It is apparently complete, but like Corpus...
Dates: 12th century-13th century.

Notebook of John Rennie: Agreement with Goodey, brickmaker in Ipswich, Aylesford bridge, Caine cornmill, Caton silk combing mill, flaxmill possibly at Tatham, Blackhill inclined plane for coal wagons, description of a journey from Oban to Fort William., 1792.

 Item
Identifier: MS.19843
Scope and Contents From the Series: Throughout his career, particularly during the 1790s, John Rennie filled many notebooks with information about the works he himself was involved with, and about others which he visited out of professional curiosity. The books are mostly narrow octavos, interleaved with blotting paper. Rennie seems to have carried them with him on his frequent travels and to have filled them in in pencil, rewriting in ink, often on top of the pencil, at some more convenient moment. Ronnie received much of his...
Dates: 1792.

Notebook of John Rennie: Fielding's mill on the Calder, Robright's mill at Bromley, note of a contract with Pinkerton and Murray for part of the Lancaster canal, description of an exceptional thunderstorm near Lockerbie, Crinan canal, Kelvin aqueduct, Kennet and Avon canal, mills at Merton and Isleworth, Tamar canal, notes on Morwellham harbour and barges., 1795.

 Item
Identifier: MS.19853
Scope and Contents From the Series: Throughout his career, particularly during the 1790s, John Rennie filled many notebooks with information about the works he himself was involved with, and about others which he visited out of professional curiosity. The books are mostly narrow octavos, interleaved with blotting paper. Rennie seems to have carried them with him on his frequent travels and to have filled them in in pencil, rewriting in ink, often on top of the pencil, at some more convenient moment. Ronnie received much of his...
Dates: 1795.

Notebook of John Rennie: Paper mills (possibly in Kent), MacDougall's threshing mill, Bishop's mills at Maidstone, Newcastle canal, Tamar canal, Thrale's mill, note of contracts connected with the Kennet and Avon canal, Meux's brewery., 1797.

 Item
Identifier: MS.19856
Scope and Contents From the Series: Throughout his career, particularly during the 1790s, John Rennie filled many notebooks with information about the works he himself was involved with, and about others which he visited out of professional curiosity. The books are mostly narrow octavos, interleaved with blotting paper. Rennie seems to have carried them with him on his frequent travels and to have filled them in in pencil, rewriting in ink, often on top of the pencil, at some more convenient moment. Ronnie received much of his...
Dates: 1797.

Notes for '100 years of Hibs', undated, including notes on players and statistics. Also, photocopies of extracts from 'SFA annuals', Hibernian Football Club minutes, newspaper articles, contracts, and match programmes., Undated.

 File
Identifier: Acc.10691/5
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence, drafts, notes, and working papers of Philip D Thomson of and concerning '100 Years of Hibs' (Edinburgh, 1975), being the centenary history of Hibernian Football Club co-written with Gerald Docherty. With circa 1000 Hibernian Football Club match programmes, photographs, 27 scrapbooks, fanzines and epherma, 1933-93, of and relating to Hibernian FC and Scottish football in general.

Dates: Undated.

"Old Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname, A-C., 1956-1995

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1477
Scope and Contents File contains a typed index noting authors and titles for which memoranda of agreements (original and copy) are included. Some brief correspondence also appears. Listed titles include:Akrill, T.B, and Millar, C.J. ("Mechanics, Vibrations and Waves"); Akrill, T.B., Millar, C.J., and Whelan, P.M. ("Essential Physics for Ordinary Level"); Allen, F. ("Woodwork Objective and Completion Tests for CSE"; "Metalwork Objective and Completion Tests for CSE"); ...
Dates: 1956-1995

"Old Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname, D-G., 1960-1992

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1478
Scope and Contents File contains memoranda of agreements (original and copy) and some brief correspondence also appears. A typed index noting authors and titles for which memoranda of agreements appear is located in the previous file, A-C. Listed titles here include:Davies, B., Charnley, J., and Rhodes, D.C. ("Multiple Choice Questions in Physics"); Davies, D., Day, T., Graham, D., and Marks, P. ("GCSE Geography"); Dawson, I. and Shephard, C. ("Conflict, Cooperation and...
Dates: 1960-1992

"Old Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname P-S., 1956-1989

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1479
Scope and Contents File contains a typed index noting authors and titles for which memoranda of agreements (original and copy) are included. Some brief correspondence also appears. Listed titles include: Packham, M., and Patrick, J. ("History Series in Five Volumes"); Parry, C. ("American Short Story Series"); Parry-Maddocks, D.F. ("Situation Sets in Chemistry"; "Situation Sets in Physics"; "Situation Sets in Biology"; "Objective and Completion Tests in Human Biology";...
Dates: 1956-1989

"Old Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname T-Z., 1960-1990

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1480
Scope and Contents File contains memoranda of agreements (original and copy) and some brief correspondence also appears. A typed index noting authors and titles for which memoranda of agreements appear is located in the previous file, P-S. Listed titles here include: Tattersall, I.M. ("Human Evolution"); Taylor, E. ("Strength and Stamina Training"); Thomas, J.M. ("Objective and Completion Tests in Basic Economics"); Thompson, A., and Bevan, D. ("Advanced...
Dates: 1960-1990

"Out of Print Agreements", John Murray educational titles, by author surname, A-B., 1939-1987

 File
Identifier: Acc.13328/1481
Scope and Contents File contains a typed index noting authors and titles for which memoranda of agreements (original and copy) are included. Some brief correspondence also appears. Listed titles include: Akrill, T.B., Millar, C.J., and Whelan, P.M. ("Physics Revision Notes for Ordinary Level"); Alexander, L., and Rand McNally Company ("Offshore Geography of Northwestern Europe"); Allen, F. ("Metalwork: Objective and Completion Tests for CSE"; "Woodwork: Objective and...
Dates: 1939-1987