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Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Jessie Aitken Wilson, 24 January 1860

Identifier: Coll-74/11/3/55

Scope and Contents

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Jessie Aitken Wilson concerning the ownership of letters which her late brother George Wilson had borrowed as background material for the 'Memoirs of Edward Forbes'. She suggests writing to the owners to let them know that she has transferred them to Sir Archibald Geikie, and writes a detailed action list. She discusses the health of Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay and her dislike of Emily M Yelverton.


  • Creation: 24 January 1860


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1 letter


From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

1 letter

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Sarah Higgins 20 December 2000

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