Series 1 - Barony MS Magazines

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GB 249 T-MIN/18/1


Barony MS Magazines


  • 1863 - 1875 (Creation)

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6 volumes

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(Built 1889)

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Manuscript magazines issued under the auspices of the Barony Mutual Improvement Society, later the Barony Young Men's Association. Subjects include religion, local history, natural history, travel, natural philosophy, mechanics. The editors were Thomas Martin, Archibald Campbell, John Goldie, Edward Railton Catterns, George Smeaton Rodger, W. Ferrie Anderson and James Meek. The contributions were bound on the premises of Robert Nelson, Princes Court, Buchanan Street. All volumes carry the bookplate of the Barony Association's Library.

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  • English

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