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2 poems of Norman C Macmillan with autograph notes

Identifier: Coll-1575

Scope and Contents

2 x typescript poems being, the undated 'The wee black dooker' and 'The battle o' Bunker Hill', 1941. Both are signed, autograph, 'Mac', and the former has the autograph note 'With the Author's Compliments / Norman C. Macmillan'. The latter has two notes: 'Carleton - James C. Barber' and 'Tam - Thomas Sproat, Brighouse, (Special Constable)'.


  • Creation: 1941-1960


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Conditions Governing Access

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

Biographical / Historical

Norman C. Macmillan published Poems and songs frae' the brackened knowes in 1952.


2 poems

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Contained within a copy of 'Frae' the brackened knowes', catalogued for Library stock as RB.S. 2763. Accession no: E2014.63.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Graeme D. Eddie 23 April 2015

2 x typescript poems, with ms notes, by Norman C. Macmillan (fl. 1941-1952)
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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