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Scottish Musical Society (1879-1900)


Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Finance, 1880-1897

Identifier: Coll-1385/4
Scope and Contents Contains a cash book (1880-1887), two ledgers (1880-1883 and 1880-1894), balance sheets (1880-1897), share certificate receipts (1880-1883), receipt books, share certificate books, a cheque book and a ticket book.
Dates: 1880-1897

General Meetings - Minutes and Notices, 1880-1898

Identifier: Coll-1385/2
Scope and Contents Contains one general meeting minute book (1880-1897), notices of annual general meetings (1880-1897), and circulars (1892-1893).
Dates: 1880-1898

Incoming Correspondence, 1879-1897

Identifier: Coll-1385/5
Scope and Contents Assorted letters and registered letters (mostly in original envelopes with stamps or seals), postcards, rental postal packets and telegrams.Box 1 contains: 1879: 1 bundle of letters 1880: 7 bundles of letters 1881: 5 bundles of letters Assorted copy letters, including a verbatim account of a meeting of Mr A W Inglis of Glencorse, Dr Alfred Daniell, Mr W...
Dates: 1879-1897

Meetings of Council, 1880-1890

Identifier: Coll-1385/3
Scope and Contents Contains one Edinburgh committee council minute book (1880-1890), and one council minute book (1880-1887).
Dates: 1880-1890

Newspapers featuring advertisements promoting the Scottish Musical Society, 1880-1882

Identifier: Coll-1385/11
Scope and Contents Includes copies of The Scotsman, The Dundee Advertiser, The Daily Free Press (Aberdeen), Banffshire Journal, The Scottish Banking and Insurance Magazine, The Northern Whig (Belfast), The Glasgow Herald, The Daily Review, London Figaro, and Inverness Courier.
Dates: 1880-1882

Outgoing correspondence, 1879-1898

Identifier: Coll-1385/6
Scope and Contents Contains letter book no. 1, with alphabetical and numbered record of outgoing correspondence.
Dates: 1879-1898

Papers relating to a proposed Academy of Music in Edinburgh and Permanent Orchestra for Scotland and Supporting Documents, 1879-1900

Identifier: Coll-1385/8
Scope and Contents Papers in connection with the setting up of an Academy of Music and Orchestra in Edinburgh and the proposed appointment of Principal of Academy and Conductor of Orchestra.
Dates: 1879-1900

Receipts, 1880-1897

Identifier: Coll-1385/9
Scope and Contents Receipts for room hire, printing, advertising, etc.
Dates: 1880-1897

Records of foundation and dissolution, 1879-1900

Identifier: Coll-1385/1
Scope and Contents Leaflets, forms, copies of constitution, prospectuses, liquidation papers, memorandums and articles of association, letters and certificate of incorporation relating to the governance of the Scottish Musical Society.
Dates: 1879-1900

Records of the Scottish Musical Society

Identifier: Coll-1385
Scope and Contents
  1. Records of foundation and dissolution
  2. Minutes of meetings
  3. Membership records
  4. Financial records
  5. Correspondence
  6. Papers relating to the Scottish Universities Commission
  7. Newspapers relating to the society
Dates: 1879-1900