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Personal Papers of Matthew Crawford, 19th century

Identifier: Coll-1839/2

Scope and Contents

These papers include letters written by Matthew which are not addressed to Louisa, including correspondence to solicitors discussing his finances. The series also include notes written by Matthew on theology, the state of Ireland, the concept of infallibility, the Earl of Surrey and other diverse subjects. There is also the lyrics to a “Song of Triumph,” showing that Matthew too was an accomplished poet.


  • Creation: 19th century


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Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.


18 items

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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