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Libraries

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

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

A Minister's Library, c1912-c1955

 Item
Identifier: BAI 1/4/1/13
Scope and Contents Undated lecture, in note form, detailing specific and general points about what to have in a Minister's library.
Dates: c1912-c1955

Bede Collegiate School Prize Day, 1928

 File
Identifier: Coll-1310/3/1/2/6
Scope and Contents Thomson outlines both the history of the school and its namesake, Bede. He stresses the need for continual investment in the library to ensure the scholarship the school has demonstrated in the past continues.
Dates: 1928

Letter to Dr. Jekyll from Sophie Weisse, 03 August 1917

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2619
Scope and Contents Letter, 3 August 1917, Surrey, Sophie Weisse to Dr. Jekyll. Inviting Dr.Jekyll to stay, news that Miss. Weisse has been cataloguing Tovey's library. Holograph signed.
Dates: 03 August 1917

Letter to Dr. Jekyll from Sophie Weisse, 01 September 1917

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2620
Scope and Contents Letter, 1 September 1917, East Lothian, Sophie Weisse to Dr. Jekyll. Asking Jekyll to help Miss. Weisse catalogue Tovey's library. Holograph signed.
Dates: 01 September 1917

Library catalogue, c1886-1913

 Item — Volume MS 2927.1
Identifier: Coll-43/4
Scope and Contents Handwritten volume of the Edinburgh Geological Society library catalogue including record of periodical parts received.
Dates: c1886-1913

Note from the Royal Medical Society and extracts of Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von Crell's letters, 04 July 1782

 Item
Identifier: Coll-16/I/124-126
Scope and Contents Extracts of Lorenz Florenz Friedrich von Crell's letters about chemicals by Joseph Black written on a letter from the Royal Medical Society regarding their library.
Dates: 04 July 1782

Papers of James Kirkwood (c. 1650-1708)

 Fonds
Identifier: GD19
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: material including a register, discourse, and sermons; A new family book; or, The true interest of families; a book of letters and receipts relating to the printing and distribution of Irish Old Testaments and Bibles, catechisms and psalm-books, 1687-1699, including letters to Colin Campbell of Carquhin, Astwick, and accounts of disbursements, and a list of Highland parishes; material about Highland schools and libraries; letters about...
Dates: 1670-1709

Papers of Lauriston William Sharp

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-83
Scope and Contents The papers of Lauriston William Sharp at Gen. 2157 consist of printed material such as journals and sheets; numerous bundles of scholarly notes on writers both in manuscript and typescript; notebooks; library notes and card indexes; and, other miscellaneous papers. At Dk.1.29 there are Sharp's notes and miscellaneous items on James Kirkwood (circa 1650-1708) who worked on the establishment of libraries in Scotland, and at Dk.7.51 typescript and notes on Charles Mackie (1688-1770) the first...
Dates: 1872-1955

Planning manuals and methodologies: filing system information, 1948

 File
Identifier: PJM/LCC/D/2.6
Scope and Contents List of file classifications from London County Council. The lists consist of: index to planning technique files, planning technique files: new town files, planning technique files: miscellaneous , local authority files, library cuttings files and a set of rules for the map library.
Dates: 1948

Records relating to the Mechanics' Library and University Hall, Riddle's Court

 Item — Volume Dk.1.4
Identifier: Coll-1841
Scope and Contents A single volume in two parts. The first part relates to the buildings use as the Mechanics Library, the second relates to its period as University Hall. In the front is bound an architectural plan and two engravings of the buildings.Section I begins with a Preface based on extracts from Daniel Wilson, 'Edinburgh in Olden Time'. Bound in before the Preface is a two-sided illustration, one side titled "M'Morran Superintends his bigging". Thererafter follows a table of contents and then...
Dates: 1850s, 1890s