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

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Papers relating to international visits and travel, 1962-1999

Identifier: Coll-1255/10
Scope and Contents Contains papers regarding Beale's study and research visits to the USSR (March 1968), the Gambia (September 1972), Japan (April-May 1973) and Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok (1976-1977). Also includes papers regarding student unrest at the University of California, Berkeley (1964) and a printed booklet titled 'Diary of a visit to Moscow and China as a member of a delegation from the Royal Society of London to the Academia Sinica' by C.H. Waddington.
Dates: 1962-1999

Personal papers, 1804-1870

Identifier: Coll-51/3/2
Scope and Contents 1 Various documents on John Murchison, Col. Donald Murchison, the Glenshiel Affair, Gaelic songs, and monument to D.M. 2 Various documents re Tarradale, c.1810-1820. 3 Various documents re Tarradale, c.1812-1815. 4 Various documents re Tarradale, July 1815. 5 Various documents re Col. RM.McGregor's estate, 1831-1836. 6 Various documents re McGregor, Massie, etc., 1811-1850. 7 Small notebook labelled: 'Early memoranda of old war from...
Dates: 1804-1870

Personal papers of and relating to Kenneth Murchison, 1770-1938

Identifier: Coll-51/2/1
Scope and Contents 1 Reproduction of portrait by Raeburn (advertisement in Connoisseur, November 1938), with letter of Henry Raeburn to K. Murchison, 2 July 1793. The price of the portait was 18.18s.0d. + frame £3.10s.6d. 4 items. 2 Probate of will. 5 fols, vellum. With Extracts, 3 fols. 3 Five certificates in surgery, midwifery, etc., London, 1771-1772. 4 Matriculation of armorial bearings, Edinburgh, Lyon Office, 16 June 1788, with seal, in...
Dates: 1770-1938

Photographs, 1948

Identifier: BAI 2/4/10
Scope and Contents Photographs and picture postcards primarily of New Zealand, Hawaii and Sri Lanka, including many of friends and people John and Jewel Baillie met while travelling.
Dates: 1948

Postcard to Dr Mary Gardner Grierson from Sophie Weisse, 19 June 1926

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2583
Scope and Contents Postcard, 19 June 1926, Sophie Weisse to Mary Grierson. Informing Grierson that Weisse feels wretched after making a mistake about train times. Holograph signed, on colour postcard of Eton College quadrangle.
Dates: 19 June 1926

Postcard to Sophie Weisse from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, 27 October 1893

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L373
Scope and Contents Postcard, 27 October 1893, Berkshire, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Notification of his arrival at Wokingham. Holograph signed.
Dates: 27 October 1893

Postcards sent to Marjorie Rackstraw, mostly 1960s

Identifier: Coll-705/5/7
Scope and Contents This sub-series includes postcards sent to Marjorie Rackstraw from all over the world, by various people.
Dates: mostly 1960s

Press cuttings, 1943-1948

Identifier: BAI 2/4/9
Scope and Contents Press cuttings relating to John and Jewel Baillie's trip to New Zealand and Australia, with others on related political and economic issues.
Dates: 1943-1948

Presscuttings, c1829-1864

 Series — Box Lyell Temp Box 1.24 (Formerly Gen 120): Series Coll-203/10 (Lyell 10)
Identifier: Coll-203/10 (Lyell 10)
Scope and Contents Presscuttings consist of:
  1. 1 indexed volume and 1 packet of presscuttings (1845-1848)
Dates: c1829-1864

Sketchbooks by R. M. Ballantyne, including seven autograph letters

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-327
Identifier: Coll-1838
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two sketchbooks by Scottish writer R. M. Ballantyne:1. The first sketchbook is made of approximately 85 leaves, almost all of which bear original drawings (pencil, ink and ink-and wash), cartoons, sketches and preliminary ideas. Some are highly finished images intended for a subsequently abandoned book of his fishing trip to Norway, as well as material for the published 'Freaks on the Fells'. On the first blank is Ballantyne's presentation inscription to the...
Dates: 1860s