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Invitations.

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Engraved, printed, or written expressions soliciting or requesting a person's company at a certain time and place.

Found in 110 Collections and/or Records:

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Cole to Coleridge, E., 1820-1923.

 File
Identifier: MS.40230
Scope and Contents Folios 1-6 of this manuscript are no longer in use. This is due to the reclassification of the letters that originally occupied the space.Cole, Charles Augustus.Letters, 1862, of Charles Augustus Cole to John Murray III. Folios 7-9.Cole, Henry.Letters, 1848, 1852, 1859, 1861, 1864 and 1871, of Sir Henry Cole to John Murray III. Folios 10-25.Folio 12. Printed advertisement for ‘The Sea and the Railway’ by Felix Summerly, Cole’s...
Dates: 1820-1923.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Cook, G. to Cook, W., 1813-1922.

 File
Identifier: MS.40263
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Cook, George.Letter, 1813, of George Cook to John Murray II. Folios 1-2.Cook, John Douglas.Letters, 1834, 1836-1840 and 1842, of John Douglas Cook to John Murray II and John Murray III. Folios 3-41.Folios 27-28. Letter, 1839, of Alfred James Peter Lutwyche to John Douglas Cook. Sent as an enclosure of letter, 1839, of Cook to Murray....
Dates: 1813-1922.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Cowan to Cowper., 1792-1928.

 File
Identifier: MS.40285
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Cowan, Alexander.Letter, 1826, of Alexander Cowan to John Murray II. Folios 1-2.Cowan, Charles.Letters, 1845 and 1850, of Charles Cowan to John Murray III. Folios 3-6.Coward, E.Letter, 1833, of E Coward, possibly to Robert Francis Cooke. Folios 7-8.Cowden, Roy William.Letters, 1928, of Roy William Cowden to...
Dates: 1792-1928.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Gisborne to Gladstone, John N., 1844-1922.

 File
Identifier: MS.40450
Scope and Contents All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name.Gisborne, Lionel.Letter, 1854, of Lionel Gisborne to John Murray III. Folios 1-2.Gisborne, Susan.Letters, 1852-1853, of Susan Gisborne to John Murray III. Folios 3-5.Gisborne, Thomas.Letters, 1850-1852, of Thomas Gisborne to John Murray III. Folios 6-36.Giscard, H F.Letters, 1898, 1911-1912, 1914 and 1918,...
Dates: 1844-1922.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Mare to Margoliouth., 1856-1914.

 File
Identifier: MS.40771
Scope and Contents Letters of various correspondents, including Charles Marett, to John Murray, publishers. The letters of Charles Marett concern his work on travel handbooks for Switzerland and France; one letter is addressed to Robert Cook and one to Hallam Murray. The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then by date under each name.Mare, Walter de la, 1907: folios 1-2.Marett, Charles: 1856-1857: folios 3-27; 1858-1859: folios 28-49;...
Dates: 1856-1914.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Octavian Blewitt., 1838-1884.

 File
Identifier: MS.40123
Scope and Contents Letters, 1838-1884 and uncertain dates, of Octavian Blewitt to John Murray III, with some to Robert Cooke and related letters. They concern works of his published by Murray, “Handbook for travellers in Central Italy” and “Handbook for travellers in Southern Italy”. The letters also concern his role as secretary of the Royal Literary Fund. The letters are arranged in chronological order.1838-1839: folios 1-10;1840-1841: folios 11-33;(1)1842-1843: folios...
Dates: 1838-1884.

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of Peter Cunningham., 1840-1862.

 File
Identifier: MS.40302
Scope and Contents Letters, 1840-1862, of Peter Cunningham to John Murray III, with a few to John Murray II and Robert Cooke, with related letters and papers. They mostly concern works of Cunningham published by Murray, including his “Handbook of London”, his work on the Eastern counties section of the England handbook, and his assistance with “The works of Alexander Pope”. He also reviewed manuscripts, letters and papers for Murray. The letters are arranged in chronological order.1840-1844: folios...
Dates: 1840-1862.

Letters to Sorley Maclean on various subjects., 1938-1991.

 File
Identifier: Acc.14529/6
Scope and Contents

Correspondence covers awards given to Maclean for his poetry, requests for assistance with Gaelic translation, and invitations to public events.

Dates: 1938-1991.

List of invitations to attend the memorial service and reception of Janet Adam Smith, with letters of acceptance and regret to Andrew Roberts., October-December 1999.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13861/31
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Correspondence, personal and literary papers, published articles and reviews, mountaineering papers, and photographs, circa 1911-2013, of Janet Adam Smith (1905-1999), author, journalist and mountaineer.

Dates: October-December 1999.

Literary papers and correspondence of Sorley Maclean.

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1932-2000.

Materials relating to charity events attended by Ian Rankin., 2001-2008.

 File
Identifier: MS.50556
Scope and Contents The materials are in a variety of formats. They are arranged alphabetically by the name of the charity. Leonard Cheshire. Folios 1-49. Administrative materials, 2001, from the Leonard Cheshire Jail and Bail charity event, including correspondence from event organisers to Ian Rankin; press release; pledge lists; correspondence from pledgers, including Iain Banks and Kate Atkinson; ‘Parole Certificate’; brochure; and newspaper...
Dates: 2001-2008.

Materials relating to receptions and other events attended by Ian Rankin. , 1994-2018, undated.

 File
Identifier: MS.50557
Scope and Contents Materials are from events attended by Rankin but not directly featuring him. The materials are in a variety of formats. They are arranged in two sequences based on the type of event: receptions, and other events attended by Ian Rankin. Under each sequence the entries are arranged chronologically by the date of the event. Materials relating to receptions, ceremonies, and dinners attended by Ian Rankin. Folios 1-37. Partial...
Dates: 1994-2018, undated.

Membership cards of Tom Weir, with invitations dinner menus, event memorabilia and business cards of others., Undated.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13059/492
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Tom Weir is probably best known for his long-running STV series ‘Weir’s Way’. He was born in Glasgow and served in the Royal Artillery during World War II. He worked as a surveyor for the Ordnance Survey before embarking on the career that was to make him a household name. Tom Weir is also notable as a mountaineer. He was a member of the first post-war Himalayan expedition and a number of important exploratory expeditions in Nepal in the early 1950s. He became a...
Dates: Undated.

Menu cards and invitations for events of the Hibernian 50 Club., 1979-1992.

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Acc.10691/14-15
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: 1979-1992.

Miscellaneous documents of the family of Fletcher of Saltoun., 17th century-early 20th century.

 File
Identifier: MS.17871
Scope and Contents

The documents include William Adam's estimate for the building of George Watson's Hospital, 1738 (folio 17), a manuscript of Mrs Catherine Gore (folio 65), and a few photographs (folio 100).

Dates: 17th century-early 20th century.

Miscellaneous invitations, menu cards, and programmes concerning Sir Charles Darlymple., 1884-1914.

 File
Identifier: MS.25658
Scope and Contents From the Series: Sir Charles Dalrymple (1839-1916), formerly Fergusson, was the youngest son of Sir Charles Dalrymple Fergusson, 5th Baronet, of Kilkerran. He succeeded to the estates of Hailes on the death of his father in 1849, when he assumed the name of Dalrymple. He was created a baronet in 1887, and a Privy Councillor in 1905. Sir Charles married in 1874, Alice Mary, daughter of Sir Edward Hunter Blair, 4th Baronet, of Blairquhan. She died in 1884. Sir Charles at first seemed destined for a legal...
Dates: 1884-1914.

Miscellaneous papers, including research material, notebooks, artwork, and ephemera., 1824-circa 1980.

 Series
Identifier: Acc.8058/215-230
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Including corrected typescripts and proofs of historical and topographical works, and circa 400 letters and copies of letters.

With papers, 1928-1959, of the Standard Press, Montrose.

Dates: 1824-circa 1980.

Miscellaneous papers of Sir John Richmond., 1885-1927, undated.

 Series
Identifier: Acc.8921/20-27
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Concerning Richmond`s poetry and literary work, his connection with Glasgow artists and the art world in general.

Includes letters of Neil Munro, Arnold Bennett and Hilair Belloc.

Dates: 1885-1927, undated.

Miscellaneous papers of the Johnston family., Late 18th-early 20th century.

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Acc.5811/11-21
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Includes biographies and histories of members of the Johnston family, and business records of W and A K Johnston, Ltd, founded in 1826 by William and Alexander Keith Johnston.

Dates: Late 18th-early 20th century.

Music files relating to the Gude Cause project., 2009-2010, undated.

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Acc.13293/136-140
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Electronic archive, digital images, sound and video recordings, and related ephemera of the Gude Cause project, 2008-2010. The project’s main objective was to celebrate the centenary of the Women’s Social and Political Union procession which took place in Edinburgh on 10 October 1909. Furthermore, in the light of a report published before the 2007 Scottish Parliament Election, Gude Cause sought to reenergize women’s participation in Scottish political life.The archive charts the...
Dates: 2009-2010, undated.