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Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Chinese manuscript notebook, undated - possibly first half of 19th century

 Item — Box CLX-A-371
Identifier: Coll-1848/18-0115
Scope and Contents Small concertina notebook in Chinese, manuscript. Bought in an Oxfam bookshop for 3£. Could be a notebook kept by someone who was fitting out a ship for a voyage, or some similar occupation. The notebook has separate sets of ink and pencil Chinese characters, and so perhaps the book has been used for two separate projects. A few pages have what appear to be pencilled English translations of a few characters and occasional transcriptions in Arabic numerals.
Dates: undated - possibly first half of 19th century

Dictionary of Gaelic Etymologies, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW6
Scope and Contents Dictionary of Gaelic Etymologies bound up from 17 notebooks in January 1889.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Etymological Notes, 1890-1891

Identifier: Coll-97/CW24
Scope and Contents 2 notebooks containing Etymological and Philological Notes by Alexander MacBain. Also included in notebook headed, 'Philological Notes', are a number of newspaper cuttings containing a report of the Hibbert Lectures, delivered by Professor Sir John Rhys (1840-1915) on 'The Origin and Growth of Religion as illustrated by Celtic Heathendom'.
Dates: 1890-1891

Lecture notes and laboratory notebooks of David J Lockwood

Identifier: Coll-1845
Scope and Contents Lecture notebooks and laboratory notebooks containing notes taken by David J Lockwood during his time as a research fellow at the University of Edinburgh in the 1970s. Also includes a manual on IMP routines for data handling.
Dates: 1972-1978

Letters and notebooks of Dr. Henry Lonsdale, of Rosehill, Carlisle

 Fonds — CLX-A-1582
Identifier: Coll-1820
Content Description This collection contains two sets of material:1. Letters to Dr. Lonsdale, of Rosehill, Carlisle, and addressed variously to: Cumberland Infirmary; Marine Crescent, Waterloo, Liverpool; Playhouse Yard, Thomas Street, Scarbro'; and, Teviot Row, Edinburgh. The letters show that he was assembling information with a view to overseeing a biography of his mentor, John Reid. The collection of letters contains material which would have formed the core of such a work which never came to...
Dates: 1830s-1868

Miscellaneous Notes by Rev Charles Robertson, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW13
Scope and Contents Notebook containing miscellaneous notes by the Reverend Charles Robertson. Contents include a list of Gaelic loan-words, notes on aspiration, eclipsis and phonetics, sources of information concerning old Gaelic beliefs and lists of grammatical stems.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Note of place, date and cost of purchase of notebook, 30 November 1864

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/1
Scope and Contents Note of place, date and cost of purchase of notebook which reads 'Bought at St Columb, Cornwall, 30 Nov[ember] 1864 pr[ice] 2/3 A[lexander] A[rchibald] Carmichael.'
Dates: 30 November 1864

Notebook, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW19
Scope and Contents Notebook belonging to Alexander MacBain of Inverness. It contains newspaper cutting of articles, written by Alexander MacBain, entitled 'The Gaelic Language: A Historical Sketch', 'Celtic and Old Gaelic Literature' and 'Old Gaelic Saga and Ballad Literature'.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Notebook, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW20
Scope and Contents Notebook marked, 'Notes probably class lectures, chiefly linguistic, by Professor Mackinnon. The book was written by the Rev Charles Robertson when he was a student.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Notebook, late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW21
Scope and Contents Notebook written by the Rev Charles Robertson containing a glossary to Rob Don's songs.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century