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Notes by W.J. Watson, late 19th-early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW26

Scope and Contents

2 notebooks containing draft translations of Jacobite poetry, handwritten in pencil by Mrs W.J. Watson. Contents include, 'Lament for William Chishol of Innsnanceann', 'Culloden Day', 'Falkirk' and 'Song to Prince Charlie'. The inside cover of one of the notebook reads, Jacobite Poetry, E.C. Carmichael, 32 Polwarth Gardens, Edinburgh.

Dates

  • late 19th-early 20th century

Language of Materials

English, Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

2 Notebooks ; 250mm x 161mm

Physical Location

CW26

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1126/5 and 1126/6

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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