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Church of Scotland, Establishment and disestablishment

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

Acts of the two synods of Lothian and Glasgow in 1702, 1702

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B [29(2)]
Scope and Contents

Acts of the two Reformed synods, of Lothian and Tweddal and of Glasgow and Aire, both in October of 1702. The hand is unknown.

Dates: 1702

Copies of memoirs of Lilias Dunbar (fl.1674-1691) and copies of sermons by Dr John Love (c.1756-1825)

Identifier: MS DUN 1
Scope and Contents

Volume containing extracts of memoirs of Mrs Lilias Dunbar, spouse to Alexander Campbell of Torrick. Transcribed from the original manuscript ... Lay 1764 by John Calder, grandson to the said Mrs Lilias Dunbar. Octavo volume with 271 leaves. Memoirs cover the period 1674-1691.

Also contains copies of sermons by Dr John Love, some dated, 1757-1823.

Index on flyleaf indicates that this is volume III of a larger collection.

Dates: c.1764; c.1756-1825

Copy of ‘A booke of records for the English Church in Delft’ by George Gibson and William Steven, 1836

Identifier: MS DEL
Scope and Contents

Contains: Records, 1643-1724; a catalogue of such as were members at 1 Oct. 1645; a register of matrimonial, 1646-1696; a catalogue of the children's names that have been baptized, 1643-1723.

From General Assembly Library.

Dates: 1643-1724; 1836 (Copied from the original records)

Dedication of the Presb: Eloquenio to the E of Crawford, c1692

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B [28]
Scope and Contents

Transcription of a book dedication, possibly referring to "Scotch Presbyterian eloquence display'd, or, The folly of their teaching discovered from the books, sermons and prayers : and some remarks on Mr. Rule's late Vindication of the Kirk: interspers'd with some genuine adventures in love", which appeared in 1692. It is in Gregory's hand, but signed "J.C."

Dates: c1692

Dubitationes de Actu 1692, 1692-1694

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [80]
Scope and Contents

A page of what appears to be Gregory's thoughts on the legality of his interrogation pursuant to (possibly) the 1690 Act for the Visitation of Universities. On the reverse is a 1694 jotting on pitches and chords in pipes of particular dimensions.

Dates: 1692-1694

Engagement at Dumfermelin, 4 April 1703

Identifier: Coll-33/Folio E [101]
Scope and Contents

A synopsis of the Provincial Synod of Fife.

Dates: 4 April 1703

Folio B, c1669-c1708

 Series — Box Dk.1.2: Series Coll-33/Quarto A; Series Coll-33/Folio B; Series Coll-33/Folio D; Series Coll-33/Folio E
Identifier: Coll-33/Folio B
Scope and Contents The papers of David Gregory consist of: Most of the scientific content of Folio B comes from early in Gregory's career. It includes an index of later letters of John Collins (1625-1683) to James Gregorie (1638-1675), a number of Edinburgh lectures in geometry, mechanics, and optics, and some tables and manuscript pieces of 'Elementa Catoptricae et Dioptricae', the 'Institutes of Astronomy', and the...
Dates: c1669-c1708

Gay Scotland, Issue 21, Jul 1985

Identifier: GD61/10/2/23
Scope and Contents Front cover shows Peter Tatchell and Sharley McLean campaigning to lay wreaths in memory of LGBT victims of Nazi facism. This issues covers: an announcement of a general forum arranged to discuss the proposal of a new management committee for the Gay Centre at Broughton Street; the funding for the London Lesbian and Gay Centre being withheld by the Government as they believed the users of the Centre were not from an economically deprived group; support for lowering the age of consent from...
Dates: Jul 1985