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Collection of 4 Manuscript music books containing music for pipes

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1429

Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of:
  1. 1 x manuscript volume - 12 pages with ornamental borders - name James Morrison, Scroggie Hill, 20 October 1875
  2. 1 x manuscript volume - 42 pages with ornamental borders - name Jas. Morison, 23 October 1878
  3. 1 x manuscript volume - 16 pages which includes rubber stamp of J.M. Miller, Musical Repository, Perth, and name James Morrison, Scroggie Hill, Almond Bank, 4 January 1883
  4. 1 x annotated volume of printed music - Mackay, A. 'The piper's assistant', though lacking title page - name James Morrison, Luncarty 18 August 1891

Dates

  • 1875-1893

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Open to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance of visit.

Biographical / Historical

James Morrison sometime of Perth and of Scroggie Hill, Almond Bank, signed his name to a collection of four small volumes of music, some manuscript - circa 1875-1893 - containing music for pipes.

Extent

4 Volumes

Physical Location

CLX-A-1144

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased April 2012. Accession no: E2012.58

Processing Information

Catalogued by Graeme D. Eddie12 December 2012
Title
Collection of 4 Manuscript music books containing music for pipes

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44(0)131 650 8379