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Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 271 Collections and/or Records:

Article entitled 'Island of Barra', 16 December 1873

Identifier: Coll-97/CW394
Scope and Contents Article about the Island of Barra written by William Arbuckle. It would appear that the article was sent to John Murdoch at the Highlander Office in Inverness.

Also included is a newspaper cutting which contains an article concerning the Clan origin of Lord Clyde.
Dates: 16 December 1873

Article entitled 'Place Names of Iona', late 19th-early 20th century

Identifier: Coll-97/CW225
Scope and Contents 4 versions of Carmichael's article 'Place Names of Iona', 'Scottish Geographical Magazine', ii (1886), 461-74; iii (1887), 80-7, 242-7.
Dates: late 19th-early 20th century

Autobiographical notes, curriculum vitae, lists of appointments and publications, prepared by Dott for the American College of Surgeons 1967 and regularly updated by him to 1972, 1967-1972

Identifier: Coll-32/A.1
Scope and Contents Autobiographical notes, curriculum vitae, lists of appointments and publications, prepared by Dott for the American College of Surgeons 1967 and regularly updated by him to 1972. The notes are in sections as follows, many with pencilled notes and dates by Dott: Personal; Academic distinctions, appointments, research; Academic appointments; (untitled)...
Dates: 1967-1972

Bound manuscript volume, titled 'A Catalogue of Gaelic Books', 1899

Identifier: Coll-98/5/1
Scope and Contents This is a catalogue of books published in Scottish Gaelic, including titles, authors, and year of publication. Previous historical records have recorded it as D. Maclean's Typographia Scoto-Gadelica. This bound manuscript is dated 1899, while a Typographia Scoto-Gadelica, by D. Maclean, was published in 1915 (a digitized copy is available on the National Library of Scotland website; see External Documents below). Mackinnon appears to have added notes and later publications.
Dates: 1899

Bound volume, containing catalogue of Gaelic publications, Late 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/5/3
Scope and Contents Many of the pages are blank. Handwritten notes are distributed throughout the book, therefore there are gaps between notes. The notes form a catalogue of publications in Gaelic in the late 19th century, including information on publication titles, authors, and dates of publications. Publications include Gaelic literature, scriptures, psalters, and periodicals.The earliest noted publication is Carswell's Prayer Book in 1567. The latest noted publications are in 1878, which includes Am...
Dates: Late 19th century

Bound volume, containing catalogue of Gaelic publications, Late 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/5/4
Scope and Contents This appears to be a more complex catalogue than the previous item in this collection (A.31). There are notices of authors and translators of books published in Gaelic or books that deal with the subjects of the Gaelic language, Gaelic culture, or Highland people. There are also some books dealing with Celtic subject matter. Interspersed throughout the book are letters and newspaper cuttings. Much of the book is blank, and there are no notes after ff. 156.
Dates: Late 19th century

Copy of the work entitled 'Judgement of the Court of Session of Scotland...' edited with an introduction by John Donaldson, translated in German, 1853 (date of the original)

 Item — Box CLX-A-355
Identifier: Coll-1848/18-0029
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a compiled work entitled Gutachten des hochsten Gericht[s]hofes Schottlands nebst anderen Documenten, welche sich auf die Errichtung der Professur der Musik bei der Universitat von Edinburgh beziehen (Edinburgh, 1853), edited and with an introduction by John Donaldson, Reid Professor of the Theory of Music at the University of Edinburgh. The English title is 'Judgement of the court session of Scotland with other documents relating to the...
Dates: 1853 (date of the original)

Correspondence between Beale and various concerning his Verbena research, 1936-1940

Identifier: Coll-1255/7/4
Scope and Contents The correspondence concerns Beale's efforts to obtain seeds of different Verbena species for his research. There are also items of correspondence with Reginald Punnett concerning the publication of Beale's two papers on Verbena in the Journal of Genetics.
Dates: 1936-1940

Correspondence, J.C Watson, 1938-1941

Identifier: Coll-97/CW578
Scope and Contents Items of correspondence, concerning scholarly matters, between James Carmichael Watson and Rudolf Thurneysen and James Carmichael Watson and Thomas F. O'Rahilly. Also an invoive for Togail Bruidne Da Derga edited by Eleanor Knott (Dublin, 1936).
Dates: 1938-1941

Correspondence regarding Beale's publications, 1948-2002

Identifier: Coll-1255/3
Scope and Contents Contains chiefly correspondence with publishers and publications including Edward Arnold, Taylor and Francis, Encylopedia Britannica, Encyclopedia of Genetics and the Trends in Genetics journal. Also contains press cuttings reviewing Beale's publications from Cambridge University Press and correspondence with individuals such as John Preer, Sidney Pollack and Keith Vickermann. Except where noted, copies...
Dates: 1948-2002