Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Papers of the Anderson, Urquhart and Graham Families

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1835
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, legal documents, inventories, student notes, sermons, and business accounts relating to the members of the Anderson, Urquhart, and Graham families (all related). The material covers the 18th and 19th centuries and relates to subjects as varied as ironmongery, sea travel, study of humanities in the 1820s, preaching and sermons, school teaching, etc. This collection provides an excellent insight into the daily life in Edinburgh in the late 1700s and in the 1800s.
Dates: 1761-1979

Papers of the Christison Family

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1817
Content Description This fonds contains the papers of: Professor Alexander Christison FRSE (1751-1820), Professor of Humanity at the University of Edinburgh from 1806 to his death in 1820, father of Sir Robert Christison. Sir Robert Christison, 1st Baronet, FRSE FRCSE FRCPE (1797-1882), toxicologist and physician, father of Sir Alexander Christison (1828-1918). John Christison (1789-1862),...
Dates: 1785-1904; 1979

Filtered By

  • Subject: History X
  • Subject: Edinburgh -- Scotland X
  • Subject: History, 19th century (Scotland) X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Family History 1
Family records | 1
History, 18th century (Scotland) 1
 
Language
English 1
English 1
 
Names
Anderson (Edinburgh) 1
Christison, Robert, Sir, 1797-1882 (toxicologist and physician) 1
Graham (Edinburgh) 1
Urquhart (Perth) 1