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Libraries--Gifts, legacies

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

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Mr. Jekyll from Sophie Weisse, c1940

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2637
Scope and Contents

Letter, [n.d], Sophie Weisse to Mr. Jekyll. Outlining Miss. Weisse's plans for Tovey's library and requesting that Jekyll send someone to value the books and library as a whole. Holograph incomplete.

Dates: c1940

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from D. Laughton, 08 March 1923

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1351
Scope and Contents

Letter, 8 March 1923, York, D. Laughton to Donald Tovey. Asking Tovey to donate music to the library of The British Music Society. Holograph signed, with a stamped addressed envelope.

Dates: 08 March 1923

List of books donated by "Mrs OO", c.1845

Identifier: AA2/1/32
Scope and Contents

List of books presented to the library of the class of natural science by "Mrs OO" and others. It is not known who "Mrs OO" was.

Dates: c.1845

Matriculation book, 1653-1704

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.33
Scope and Contents

Catalogus discipulorum qui studiorum suorum initio Bibliothecam Edinburgenam auxerunt'; a record of contributions paid by students at matriculation, 1653-1695, with details of books purchased and other disbursements for Library purposes to 1693. Also annual balances of Library accounts, 1695-1704.

Dates: 1653-1704

Press catalogue, late 17th century

 Item — Volume EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.16
Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.16
Scope and Contents 'Catalogus Librorum in Repositoriis in Bibliotheca Universitatis Edinensis. No. 1'. A press catalogue: A-T. The shelf marks correspond mainly with Henderson's catalogue (1695-1697). A note after S 18 reads: 'There are the number of books in this catalogue 4526 which is the true state of the Library at my father's [W. Henderson] entry, but none ar counted sett down by his hand'. There follow lists of donations by Isobel Wood, J. Clerke, Mungo Wood. At the end is a note about missing books by...
Dates: late 17th century