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Correspondence of Joseph Black V: Family Letters, 1746-1799

Identifier: Coll-16/V

Scope and Contents

Joseph Black exchanged a lot of correspondence with his family, particularly his brother George, and also with his brother Thomas, his father John, and his nephew George.

64 letters, chronologically arranged (1746-1799).


  • Creation: 1746-1799


Language of Materials



64 letters

Physical Location

Gen. 874, outsize material in Gen. 875 (505).

Archivist's Note

Grant Buttars 04 February 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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