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Letters. Correspondence.

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Pieces of correspondence that are somewhat more formal than memoranda or notes, usually on paper and delivered.

Found in 14697 Collections and/or Records:

28 letters of Kathleen Raine to Jean McVean.

Identifier: Acc.9640
Scope and Contents

Concerning literary subjects.

Dates: 1984-1987 and undated.

28 letters of Richard Holden, merchant, Bristol, to his father, Richard Holden, of Baldovie, Dundee, and his brothers, John and Abraham.

Identifier: Acc.10765-is now MS.50266
Scope and Contents

Some letters concern the slave trade.

With two legal documents of the Holden family, Baldovie.

Dates: 1747-1771.

29 letters of C M Grieve to Mr and Mrs James Dunlop.

Identifier: Acc.9022
Scope and Contents

With letter, 1950, of Edwin Muir to Andrew Letters.

Dates: 1948-1978.

31 letters of John Buchan to Lord Beaverbrook.

Identifier: Acc.7006
Scope and Contents

Mostly on political matters and Buchan`s literary work.

With letter, 1918, of A J Balfour to Beaverbrook, concerning Buchan.

Dates: 1918-1935.

32 letters of Alfred Fairbank to Ruari McLean.

Identifier: Acc.11071
Scope and Contents

On calligraphic and typographic matters especially concerning Jan Tschichold and McLean`s work on him.

Dates: 1947-1977.

32 letters of Reynolds Stone to Ruari McLean (including two to McLean`s wife).

Identifier: Acc.11072
Scope and Contents

Concern typography and Victorian book design.

Dates: 1944-1977.

33 letters of and to Archibald McRa, and members of his family.

Identifier: Acc.6945
Scope and Contents

On social, estate, and personal matters.

Dates: 1792-1853.

33 letters of Douglas Dunn to Douglas Houston.

Identifier: Acc.9903
Scope and Contents

Concerning literary and personal matters.

With corrected manuscript of an article, undated, by Dunn.

Dates: 1971-1987 and undated.

35 letters, 1859-1860, of John MacKichan to his mother, in Edinburgh.

Identifier: Acc.6933
Scope and Contents

On voyage to, and during residence in, Antioch.

With his passport, 1859, and a letter, 1844, of his great aunt to his mother from Bellagio, Lake Como.

Dates: 1844-1860.

35 letters, 1971-1978, of Hugh MacDiarmid to Morven Cameron.

Identifier: Acc.9004
Scope and Contents

Mostly on personal matters.

With letter, 1969, of Benjamin Britten to Cameron, concerning his settings of poems by William Soutar.

Dates: 1969-1978.

35 letters of Kenneth Campbell to his mother at Edinburgh.

Identifier: Acc.6702
Scope and Contents

Mostly written from South Africa, describing camp life and commenting on the blockhouse system.

Dates: 1901-1902.

36 letters of Agnes Strickland to Mrs William Craufurd of Craufurdland (Jane Esther).

Identifier: Acc.9391
Scope and Contents

Concering Strickland`s researches on Mary, Queen of Scots.

Dates: 1843-1851.

37 letters to Naomi Mitchison.

Identifier: Acc.7345
Scope and Contents

Concerning personal, social, and literary matters.

Correspondents including Sir Ernest Barker and Aldous Huxley.

Dates: 1923-1967.

39 letters of Charles Murray to William Will.

Identifier: Acc.7184
Scope and Contents

On personal and literary matters.

Dates: 1920-1939 and undated.

39 letters of Gavin Ewart to Philip Larkin.

Identifier: Acc.10877
Scope and Contents

On literary and personal matters. With a copy of letter, 1976, of Larkin to Ewart.

Dates: 1976-1985.

40 letters or copies of letters to, or concerning, Sir James Young Simpson and his family.

Identifier: Acc.5683
Scope and Contents

With copies of three letters, 1866, of Sir James Young Simpson to Sir Henry Wellwood Moncreiff.

Dates: 1850-1868 and undated.

41 letters and documents, 1656-1667, mostly of General George Monck to Sir Thomas Morgan, Commander of the army in Scotland and Governor of Edinburgh.

Identifier: Acc.10583
Scope and Contents

Concern miltary arrangements.

With notebook, 1660, of Morgan as governor and later personal accounts, 1680s to 1690s.

Dates: 1656-circa 1699.