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Correspondence, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-99/4

Scope and Contents

Correspondence consists of:

  1. family letters
  2. photographs
  3. poems & songs
  4. postcards
  5. presscuttings
  6. professional correspondence


  • Creation: late 19th-early 20th century


Language of Materials


Physical Description

2 files None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Biographical / Historical

Much correspondence was conducted between different members of the Geikie family, such as James Geikie, his wife Mary (nee Johnston) and children Mary Dorothea, John (Jack) Somerville, James Stewart and George Ramsay. Professional correspondents with James Geikie included Robert Boog Watson.


From the Fonds: 1 metre