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Correspondence between Dr Alan Orr. Anderson and W.J. Watson, 04 Feb 1922-22 June 1928

 Series
Identifier: Coll-97/CW373

Scope and Contents

Series of letters from Dr Alan Orr Anderson to William J. Watson. The letters largely form a discussion on the origins of the Northern race, the origins of Scottish place names, and the origins of Gaelic words. Discussion is also made of vol ii of the publicationEarly sources of Scottish history, A.D. 500 to 1286, collected and translated by Alan Orr Anderson (Edinburgh, 1922).

Also included are a series of genealogical charts of early medieval Scottish kings and Lords.

Dates

  • 04 Feb 1922-22 June 1928

Language of Materials

English, Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

22 letters ; 253 mm x 240 mm

Physical Location

CW373

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1179/1

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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