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Correspondence of Joseph Black II, 1770-1786

Identifier: Coll-16/II

Scope and Contents

Joseph Black corresponded with many people on social and professional matters. This series includes correspondence with George Macintosh (fl1782-1783), Princess Dashkova (1743-1810) and Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von Crell (1744-1816).

1 box of letters and related documents, chronologically arranged with index (1770-1786)


  • Creation: 1770-1786


Language of Materials

English and French


1 box


Note: larger items originally in this series are held at Joseph Black 875

Physical Location

Gen.873, outsize material in Gen. 875 (505)

Archivist's Note

Grant Buttars 25 January 2002

Item descriptions keyed into ArchivesSpace by Stephen Willis in May-June 2020, using an older handlist.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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