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Bound volume of manuscript materials by and about Scottish poet Thomas Brown

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1593
Identifier: Coll-1986
Content Description Ths is a bound volume of manuscript material, correspondence and verse, by and about Thomas Brown, Scottish poet and Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh from 1810 until the end of his life in 1820. The collection was almost certainly put together by his friend and colleague William Erskine, to whom the vast majority of the manuscripts are addressed.Contents: ...
Dates: 1797-1835

Bowring, John, 16 June 1868

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Identifier: Coll-1989/5
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Autograph letter signed from John Bowring to Fanny Horner Byrne (1789-1876), wife of the Irish revolutionary Myles Byrne, dated 16 june 1868, [London]: "Thanks for your letter & the trouble you have taken. If I can carry my Co-Trustees with me, we will make a Grant to the Institution whose cause you so ably plead".

Dates: 16 June 1868

Boxall, William, 31 January 1867; 13 January 1877

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Identifier: Coll-1989/6
Scope and Contents 1. Autograph letter of excuse from William Boxall to Katharine Murray Lyell following an invitation (dated 31 January 1867): "I have been in bed two days with one of my bad attacks in the throat. I hoped till this moment that I might have had the pleasure of dining with you on Saturday but I am so unwell that I feel that it will be impossible for me to leave the house. – I am most grateful to you and to Col. Lyell and to Sir Charles and your sister for unremitting kindness and I cannot help...
Dates: 31 January 1867; 13 January 1877

British Journal of Experimental Pathology, 1949-1954

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Identifier: Coll-1586/E/2/E.68
Scope and Content

The material consists of editorial correspondence relating to Martin Rivers Pollock's work at the British Journal of Experimental Pathology, chiefly papers submitted by Pollock, 1949-1954.

Dates: 1949-1954

British Medical Bulletin, 1953-1965

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Identifier: Coll-1586/E/2/E.69
Scope and Content

The material consists of editorial correspondence relating to Martin Rivers Pollock's work at the British Medical Bulletin, including book reviews etc., 1953-1965.

Dates: 1953-1965

Bruce, Henry, 1st Baron Aberdare, 15 February [?] 1856; 23 February [?] 1877

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Identifier: Coll-1989/7
Scope and Contents 1. Autograph letter signed from Henry Bruce to "Mrs Lyell", dated 15 February [?] 1856: "Lina has forwarded me your kind invitation for the 24th – Alas! I am engaged on that day to see old friend Mrs Drummond – I read with such pleasure your account of Sir Charles – Pray remember me to him & Lady Bunbury very affectionates [...]".2. Autograph letter signed from Henry Bruce to Frances Joanna Horner, Lady Bunbury, dated 23 February [?] 1877: "I have much pleasure in inlaying...
Dates: 15 February [?] 1856; 23 February [?] 1877

Bundle of family-related correspondence, 1888-1928

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Identifier: Coll-14/3/10
Scope and Contents Contains: letters to Ewart from his son G.A ('Arthur') Ewart; reports to Ewart about Arthur from Clifton College, including two school reports; one letter to Ewart from his nephew J.A Ewart' (1902); three letters from a 'J. Ewart' of Edinburgh requesting genealogical info on the Cossar Ewart name (1888-1897); press cutting from the Scotsman containing the text of the Promotor's address at the conferment of Ewart's LL.D degree by the University of Edinburgh (June 29...
Dates: 1888-1928