ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS
Lot 349
ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,660) inc. premium

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ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS
ARCHIVE OF SCOTTISH LETTERS
Letters and documents dating from from 1773-1874, including: Alexander Williamson (secretary to Earl of Hopetoun) letters regarding rents and wages 1769-1804; Archibald Robertson of Lawers, Perthshire, deed and other documents, 1812-1813; David Williamson, Lord Balgray, letters, expenses and receipts for building works and 'Men employed in the village of Comrie by orders of Mrs R. Williamson of Lawers to join the Lawers Company for her Majesty the Queen [Victoria]', 1802-1842; Melville, 'Minutes of a meeting of the committee of subscribers to the monument recently erected... to the memory of the late Lord Melville', 1827, together with letters, to and from John and David Dundas 1824-1844; the price of cotton; shipping of herring; financial matters; Clyde navigation; The Mudie family of Arbroath settling in Australia, 1822; Henry Drummond; Report by William Lothian with in Edinburgh and clerk to the Magdalene Assylum [sic], 1819; From John's Coffee House, Edinburgh, to The Manager of the Gass Light Co.[sic]; Dues collected for passage through the Caledonian Canal, 1825; Letter to John Inglis, Lord Glencorse of Loganbank; Banking; Payments; Solicitors; Letter requesting funds for working men's baths in Edinburgh; Letters to the Earl of Breadalbane, mostly regarding estate matters, ink on paper, envelopes to some with seals and postage stamps, 320 x 200mm. and smaller, [eighteenth and ninteenth century], approximately 280 items
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