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Scrolls. Information artefacts.

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Long strips of flexible material used for written documents and rolled for ease of handling and storage. For paintings on either hanging scrolls or handscrolls, use ""scroll paintings."".

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

General correspondence, 1746, chiefly of Andrew Fletcher, Lord Milton, with anonymous correspondents, including reports on the Rebellion and scrolls of Lord Milton's circulars to sheriffs, magistrates, etc., 1746.

Identifier: MS.16639
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The great majority of the letters are to Lord Milton; there are some to other members of his family (especially Lady Milton and his son Andrew) and some to others which for various reasons came into his possession (including intercepted rebel letters during the '45); there are also a number of scrolls and copies of his replies.The correspondence reflects all Lord Milton's many activities, especially in his public offices and his capacity as friend and agent of the 3rd Duke of...
Dates: 1746.

Manuscript family trees rolled into scrolls, containing markers attached to individual manuscripts., Undated.

Identifier: Acc.12135/145
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Includes research notes, typescripts and proofs of novels, correspondence, and papers concerning her involvement in cultural and business organisations.This archive includes papers relating to the following published works:'Games of kings' (1961)"Queens' play" (1964)'The disorderly knights' (1966)'Dolly and the singing bird' (1968)'Pawn in frankincense' (1969)'Dolly and the cookie bird' (1970)'The...
Dates: Undated.

Miscellaneous copies of manuscripts.

Identifier: MS.20768
Dates: 16th century-1914, undated.

Miscellaneous papers of the Reverend Charles Moncrieff Robertson., [Before 1928.]

Identifier: MS.483
Scope and Contents

The contents include a scroll list of the papers of the Reverend Charles Moncrieff Robertson, and newspaper cuttings relating to Lord Lovat and to the massacre of the Eigg people.

Dates: [Before 1928.]

Scroll accounts of David Syme, coalgrieve at Lochgelly., 1741-1745.

Identifier: MS.13301
Scope and Contents From the Series: The estate papers for the Roxburghshire, Fife, and Angus possessions of the Elliots of Minto provide a very full account of the history of these lands from the middle of the eighteenth century until the First World War. In particular the correspondence of the successive heads of the family with their factors and Edinburgh lawyers covers every aspect of estate management.The papers relating to Minto contain little material from before 1696, the year in which Sir Gilbert Elliot,...
Dates: 1741-1745.

Scroll minutes of the Kirk Sessions of the North Parish and the North-West Parish, afterwards Tolbooth, which then worshipped in St Giles.

Identifier: MS.501
Scope and Contents

The minutes consist of brief entries relating chiefly to cases of ecclesiastical discipline.

Dates: 1663.

Scroll presented to John Kirk by the Indians of Zanzibar., circa 1886.

Identifier: Acc.9942/50
Scope and Contents


c.1886. Scroll expressing gratitude of the Indians of Zanzibar. Presented upon Kirk's departure. Includes several hundred signatures.

Dates: circa 1886.