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Watercolour Drawing, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW229

Scope and Contents

Coloured drawing of Alexander Carmichael beside a large ice boulder in Scalpay. Probably painted by his wife Mary Carmichael. Included are loose leaf sheets with the following printed inscription, 'Mary, Mo ghaol an diugh mar an de thu. My love to day as yesterday art thou. Alexander'. Also a poem headed, 'Soiridh, A Bhean-shith Agus An Sealgair', 'Farewell The Fairy and the Hunter'.


  • Creation: late 19th-early 20th century

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


13 pages ; 260 mm x 195 mm

Physical Location


Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1162/1

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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