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Major accessions to repositories in 2016 relating to Scottish History


Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives: Old Aberdeen House Branch

  • Victoria Hall, Ellon: records 1896-1964 (DD2439)
  • Grampian Police: records of predecessor forces 1795-1999 (Acc 2451)
  • Peterhead Female Clothing Society, Peterhead Film Society and Peterhead Reading Society: records 1908-1996 (Acc2488)

Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives: Town House branch

  • Richards Ltd, flax spinners and manufacturers, Aberdeen: additional records 20th cent
  • Hazlehead Academy, Aberdeen: additional records c1898-1995 (ED/GR6S/A34)

Angus Archives

  • Aberlemno Men's Club: minute book 1934-1964 (MS324)
  • Brechin Cricket Club: additional score books 1891-1975 (MS487)
  • Letham Public School: log book 1874-1904 (ACC6/147)
  • Montrose Amateur Operatic Society: programmes, photographs and scrapbooks 1963-2009 (MS1121)
  • Montrose Methodist Church: records 1799-2004 (MS1110)
  • Young Mens Christian Association, Carnoustie branch: cash book, football team minute book, library borrowing book 1904-1975 (MS1108)

Ayrshire Archives

  • Ballantrae Curling Club: minute book 1865-1933 (Acc 16/116)
  • Scottish Womens Rural Institute, Dalrymple branch: minutes and accounts 1923-1995 (Acc 16/214)
  • Stair Curling Club: minute books, etc 1895-2016 (Acc 16/227)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Glencairn Curling Club: minutes 1856-1978 (GGD747)
  • Gretna District Council: records 1919-1975 (GR1-GR3)
  • Langholm District Council: records 1930-1975 (LA1-LA2)
  • Lockerbie Evergreen Club: records 1973-2005 (GGD759)
  • Maxwelltown Bowling Club: records 1891-2002 (GGD766)
  • Moffat District Council: records 1930-1970 (MT1-MT2)
  • Nith Navigation Commission: minutes, letter books, corresp, maps and plans c1742-1935 (GGD749)
  • Nithsdale Twinning Association: records 1981-2016 (GGD767)
  • Societie of Coall Adventurers in and about Drumfries: sederunt book 1736-1737 (GGD756)
  • St Peter's RC School, Dalbeattie: log book and admission registers 1929-2003 (EK5/151)

Dundee City Archives

  • Alistair Tosh, technical manager: papers rel to shipbuilding industry c1920-2000 (GD/X1352)
  • Antient Free and Accepted Masons of Scotland, Lodge St Vigean 101, Arbroath: minutes, petition and attendance books, financial records 1765-2013 (GD/ML/StV)
  • Baxter Park Church, Dundee: minutes, registers, communion rolls 1843-1981 (CH3/1702)
  • British Red Cross Society, Dundee branch: records c1918-2014 (GD/RC/D)
  • Broughty Ferry Amateur Operatic Society: records 1923-2013 (GD/X1371)
  • Dundee and District Wednesday Bowling Association: minute books and papers 1931-2011 (GD/X1319)
  • Dundee Horticultural Society: minutes, cash books and papers 1874-2016 (GD/X1368)
  • Dundee and District Master Slaters Association: minute book 1954-1965 (GD/GRW/MSA)
  • East of Scotland Horticultural Society: minutes 1935-1946 (GD/X1368)
  • Mason Trade of Dundee: records incl sederunt book 1659-2006 (GD/GRW/M)
  • Menzieshill High School, Dundee: records c1971-2015 (Acc2016/0062)
  • St Margaret's RC Primary School, Dundee: admission registers 1954-2009 (Acc2016/0064)
  • St Matthew's Kirk Session, Dundee: additional minutes, cash books, communion rolls, etc c1872-1997 (CH2/959)
  • Three United Trades of Dundee: additional records 1824-2007 (GD/GRW/TU)
  • Wallacetown Kirk Session, Dundee: additional records c1840-2016 (CH2/958)
  • Wright Trade of Dundee: lockit book, sederunt books, administrative and financial records 1648-2012 (GD/GRW/W)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Bearsden

  • Clober Primary School, Milngavie: log books, admission registers 1965-1995 (2016/6)
  • Westerton Primary School: log books 1961-1993 (2016/01)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Kirkintilloch

  • Robert Macaulay Stevenson (1860-1952), painter: postcards received rel to the sale of paintings 1893-1898 (2016/18)
  • Bishopbriggs Bowling Club: minutes and cash book, ladies playing section minutes 1905-1987 (2016/3, 2016/17)
  • British Red Cross Society, Lenzie branch: minutes, collections registers 1996-2010 (2016/10)
  • Lennoxtown Primary School: log books, admission and attendance registers, etc 1873-1998 (2016/02)
  • Lenzie Moss Primary School: log books, admission registers, etc 1961-2015 (2016/08, 2016/11)
  • Lenzie Primary School: log book, yearbooks, photographs c1960-2000 (2016/07, 2016/12)
  • Lenzie Academy: additional records 1886-2013 (2016/04)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • James and George Howie, artists: watercolour sketches of Edinburgh characters 1855-1865 (Acc 1024)
  • Association of Professional, Executive, Clerical and Computer Staff, Edinburgh branch: minutes 1954-1979 (Acc 1041)
  • Axmed Abuukar Sheekh Action Group: records of the campaign for justice after Sheekh's murder in Edinburgh in 1989 c1981-2013 (Acc 1053)
  • City of Edinburgh Council, Leith School Board, Lothian and Borders Police Board, Leith Dock Commission, Edinburgh and District Water Trust, South East Fire Brigade, Leith Parish Council, Trinity Hospital Committee, Edinburgh Parochial Board Committee: records (transferred from Edinburgh Central Library) 1813-2010 (Acc 1032)
  • Edinburgh and Leith Millmasters Association: minutes 1934-1946 (Acc 1055)
  • Edinburgh Flying Club: records incl minutes 1934-2016 (Acc 1025)
  • Portobello Floral Art Club: records 20th cent (Acc 1035)

Falkirk Archives

  • Carron Co, ironfounders, engineers, coalmasters and shipowners: additional legal papers 1890-1963 (A11)
  • Walker, Hunter & Co Ltd, ironfounders, Falkirk: private ledger c1918-1926 (A494)
  • Christ Church, Falkirk: records 1864-2011 (A1373)
  • Falkirk Evening Townswomens Guild: records 1934-1974 (A2257)
  • Falkirk Headteachers Association: minutes 1911-1955 (A2292)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Christie family of Bedlay: letter books, cash books, ledgers and rent rolls 1786-1940 (TD1737)
  • ASD Colquhoun (fl 1866-1870), secretary, Glasgow Continental Society: corresp rel to the Corsican Evangelical Mission 1790-1914 (TD1978)
  • Graham Gadd (fl 1979-2008), journalist: diaries and papers 1979-2008 (TD1972)
  • Thomas Cairns Livingstone (1882-1964), shipping clerk and diarist: diaries 1913-1933 (TD1969)
  • George & David Carrick, plumbers and gas fitters, Glasgow: accounts 1926-1955 (TD1957)
  • Grant & Wilson, property managers, Glasgow: accounts c1899-1979 (TD1979)
  • Lido Cafe, Shields Road, Glasgow: accounts and papers 1909-1956 (TD1974)
  • Glasgow Agricultural Society: records c1898-2012 (TD1970)
  • Glasgow Corporation: Medical Officer of Health records 1881-1980 (D-HE)
  • Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts: minutes and circulars books 1872-1975 (TD1981)
  • Scottish National Christian Endeavour Union: additional records c1900-2016 (TD1908)
  • Scottish Old Age Pensions Association, Mosspark and District branch: minutes, accounts 1951-1969 (TD1961)

Highland Archives

  • Munro family of Foulis: legal papers 1299-1823 (GD93)
  • Grant Peterkin family of Grange Hall: family and estate papers 18th-19th cent (D1521)
  • John Macleod (1872-1948), principal of the Free Church College, Edinburgh: personal and family corresp c1900-48 (D1536)
  • Sir Ronald Thomas Stewart Macpherson (1920-2014), soldier and businessman: albums of photographs and family history material c1800-2015 (D1501)
  • Inverness Auction Mart Ltd: records c1880-1950 (D1497)
  • Thomas Munro & Co, architects, Inverness: ledgers, letter books, plans and drawings 19th-20th cent (D1513)
  • Sutherland Farmers' Co-operative Association Ltd, Dornoch: minute book, loose papers 1915-1972 (D1531)
  • Beauly Shinty Club: minutes 1953-1974 (D1520)
  • Inner Wheel Club of Inverness: records 1959-2012 (D1508)
  • Inverness Angling Club: additional cash books, returns of catches 1917-1955 (D504)
  • Ness Bridge Club: records 1987-2011 (D1503)
  • Resolis Memorial Hall Centre: records c1980-2008 (D1502)
  • Ross and Cromarty Trades Council: minutes and register of members 1975-1991 (D1507)
  • Stratherrick Gun Club: records 1896-2008 (D1491)

Highland Archives: Lochaber Archive Centre

  • Ballachulish Kirk Session: additional records 20th cent (CH2/1614)
  • Kinlochleven Kirk Session: additional records 1902-1989 (CH2/1565)
  • Scottish Womens Rural Institute, Kinlochmoidart branch: minutes and song sheets 1957-1984 (L/D33)

Highland Archives: Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

  • Inverness-shire Constabulary: additional records 1886-1957 (SL/R91)
  • Isle of Skye Piping Society: financial records 1971-1999 (SL/D358)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Scots Society of St Andrew, Hull: additional records incl AGM paper, committee minutes, membership lists 1985-2015 (C DSA)

LiveArgyll Archives

  • Malcolm family of Poltalloch: Poltalloch woods plantation book 1838-1915 (DR/1)
  • Argyll and Bute Legalised Police Cells Visiting Committee: minutes 1990-2016
  • Donald McKechnie collection: papers rel to Inveraray, incl records of parochial and school boards 18th-20th cent (DR/1)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Robert William (Robin) Marwick (1936-2015), architect and chairman of Albion Rovers Football Club: papers rel to the history of Albion Rovers 19th-21st cent (U194)
  • Motherwell Bridge plc, mechanical engineers: ledgers, newspaper clippings c1916-1929 (U193)
  • Clarkston Primary School, Airdrie: log books, admissions and lefts registers 1886-2009 (UE38)
  • Cumbernauld High School: log books, admission registers and photographs 1875-1992 (ACC/CNL0027)
  • Dykehead Primary School, Shotts: log books, admission registers 1894-1997 (UE31)
  • Monklands Heritage Society: records c1960-2010 (ACC/CN0054)
  • Overtown Primary School: records 20th cent (UE29)
  • Shotts Hospital and Cleland Hospital: admission and other registers 1931-1998 (ACC/CNL0055)
  • St Margaret's High School, Airdrie: log books and admission registers 1864-1958 (UE37)
  • Stepps Lawn Tennis Club: records c1900-1989 (U195)
  • Strathclyde Building Preservation Trust: papers rel to historic buildings in North Lanarkshire 20th cent (ACC/CNL0056)

Northamptonshire Archives

  • Rushden and District Caledonian Society: minutes, photographs and ephemera 1950-2016 (N210)

Nucleus: The Nuclear and Caithness Archives (Caithness Archives)

  • Wick & Pulteneytown Ropery Co: minute book 1834-1887 (P410)
  • Diabetes UK, Wick branch: records 1972-2013 (P851)

Orkney Archive

  • Ian MacInnes (1922-2003), artist and teacher: papers, incl corresp with George Mackay Brown 1922-2003 (AccNo 2197)
  • Alex Pirie (fl 1968-2000), writer and husband of Margaret Tait, film-maker: letters, diaries, videos and audio cassettes (AccNo 2180)
  • John Davie Manson Robertson (1929-2015), businessman and author: papers, mainly rel to the history of the Kirkwall Ba' game 19th-20th cent (AccNo 2279)
  • Orkney Norway Friendship Association: records 1994-2015 (AccNo 2188)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Stewart family of Balnakeilly: additional letters and papers 1657-1802 (16/07)
  • Wylie family of Airleywight: estate papers (MS341)
  • Bill Anderson (c1936-2015), boxer: autograph album containing autographs of famous British boxers c1950-1999 (16/36)
  • Alistair M Duncan, farmer, Easter Dalguise: profit and loss accounts, rotation of crops books, etc c1930-1989 (16/27)
  • James McCormack & Sons, fencing contractors, Auchterarder: diary and accounts c1961-1990 (16/47)
  • JT Michie, pharmacist, Milnathort: records of medicines dispensed 1918-1946 (MS342)
  • Tay Salmon Fisheries Co Ltd: minutes 1899-2002 (16/37)
  • Glenlyon estate records 1916-1962 (16/17)
  • Perth Railway Amateur Boxing Club: records c1950-2015 (16/32)
  • Soroptimist International, Crieff club: records 1957-2008 (16/21)
  • Jacobite poem relating to the Duke of Perth and others 18th cent (16/39)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Friederich Gottlieb Bleikamp (c1884-1947), confectioner, businessman and internee: notebooks, mainly recipes c1902-1918 (SBA/936)
  • John (Jack) Ledgerwood (1873-1957), soldier and civil servant: papers 1901-1948 (SBA/906)
  • Mungo Park (1771-1806), African explorer: letters rel to final voyage, illustrations 1805 (SBA/932)
  • Robert Noble Ltd, woollen manufacturers, Peebles: records 20th cent (SBA/898)
  • Selkirk Co-operative Society Ltd: minutes, balance sheets 1907-1960 (SBA/945)
  • Hawick Archaeological Society: minutes and corresp 1875-2010 (SBA/903)
  • Melrose Primary School: log books and registers 1873-1994 (SBA/881)
  • Trinity Primary School, Hawick: records incl log books and admission registers 1873-1996 (SBA/897)
  • Will H Ogilvie Memorial Trust: records 1920-2014 (SBA/907)

South Lanarkshire Council, Finance and Corporate Resources (Council Archives)

  • Barns-Graham family of Lymekilns: notebook of household accounts of Mrs Barns-Graham 1868-1885 (Acc 157)
  • James Johnstone Shannon (1908-1973), architect: architectural drawings of cottages, houses and churches in Biggar and the surrounding area 1944-1967 (Acc 153)
  • Mosshat Farm: financial records 1858-1912 (Acc 148)

Special Collections, The Mitchell Library

  • Charlotte Mary Emily Burns (1865-1951), Lady Inverclyde: corresp rel to philanthropic causes 1901-1924 (1,001,023)
  • Bill Craig (1930-2002), scriptwriter and journalist: papers incl TV, radio and pantomime scripts 1950-1998
  • Robert Andrew Crampsey (1930-2008), writer, teacher and broadcaster: scripts, short stories, notes 1966-1987 (775041)
  • Annie French (1872-1965), artist and illustrator: business papers, incl sales books and corresp rel to paintings sold and exhibited 1904-1943 (898048)
  • Thomas Johnston (1881-1965), Secretary of State for Scotland: corresp and papers, mainly rel to Scottish rural affairs 1910-1958 (880261)
  • John Maurice Lindsay (1918-1990), writer and broadcaster: letters to Margaret Miller and papers 1967-1972 (1,000,907)
  • Helen Moyes (1881-1979), suffragist: corresp and news cuttings rel to women's suffrage movement and Scottish politics 1908-1978 (1,001,009)
  • Carsons Ltd, chocolate manufacturers, Glasgow: manuscript recipe books for confectionery and desserts 1911-1925 (1,000,528)
  • George Bennie Airspeed Railway Ltd: papers incl ephemera rel to the mile-long test run in Milngavie 1926-1951 (1,001,057)
  • Robert Henderson, merchant, Glasgow: corresp and papers 1781-1789 (544366)
  • 156th Field Ambulance Association: records 1946-1995 (898073)
  • Glasgow Amateur Swimming Club: minutes, cash book 1910-1953 (1,001,014)
  • Glasgow North Britons Friendly Association: minutes 1823-1921 (503802-503807)
  • Glasgow Society of Lady Artists club: minutes, candidates and stock books, news cuttings and visitors books 1890-1971 (891004)
  • National Wallace Monument Movement: records 1818-1892 (114586-115061)
  • Oyster Club: misc records 1792-1831 (1,000,770)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • William Somers Ltd, funeral directors, Stirling: accounts 1924-1952 (Accession 1936)
  • Antient Free and Accepted Masons of Scotland, Lodge Stirling Royal Arch No 76, Greyfriars Preceptory: records 1921-2012 (Accession 1916)
  • Bridge of Allan Primary School: log book 1893-1997 (Accession 1902)
  • Kilmadock Parish Church, Doune: records of East and West churches and United Free Church 1760-2001 (Accession 1891)
  • Kincardine-in-Menteith Parish Church, Blair Drummond: records 1830-1992 (Accession 1893)
  • Scottish Womens Rural Institute: Callander, Castle, Braes and Doune branches: minutes c1950-2015 (Accession 1914)
  • St James the Great Episcopal Church, Dollar: registers, minutes, communion rolls 1865-1988 (Accession 1922)
  • St Saviour's Episcopal Church, Bridge of Allan: additional records 1911-2015 (Accession 1892)
  • Stirling Golf Club: additional records incl minutes, visitors books, plans 1952-2013 (Accession 1918)
  • Stirling Homesteads Tenants Association: minutes and accounts 1919-1991 (Accession 1930)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Mid Sussex Caledonian Society: minutes 1925-1999 (18466)


Lothian Health Services Archive

  • Lothian Health Board: Family Planning Committee, Brook Advisory Centre minutes c1970-1989 (Acc16/024)
  • Medico-Chirurgical Society of Edinburgh: additional records 1955-2000 (Acc16/004)
  • Western General Hospital, Edinburgh: additional registers c1950-1989 (LHB13)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Borthwick family of Crookston: additional family and estate papers 1779-1868 (Acc.13699)
  • Dundas family of Dundas: additional family and estate papers 18th-20th cent (Acc.13757)
  • Bontine Cunninghame Graham family of Ardoch and Gartmore: additional family and estate papers 18th-20th cent (Acc.13756)
  • Peter Cochran (1944-2015), Byron scholar: research papers c1900-2015 (Acc.13714)
  • Harriet Miller Davidson (1839-1883), poet and novelist: corresp 1859-1868 (Acc.13697)
  • James Arthur David Hope (b 1938), Baron Hope of Craighead, judge: additional speeches and lectures 1990-2015 (Acc.13745)
  • Alexander Hutchison (1943-2015), poet and translator: corresp and literary papers 1965-2015 (Acc.13737)
  • Richard Jobson (b 1960), film-maker: diaries, notebooks and filmscripts c1982-2012 (Acc.13740)
  • Jessie Kesson (1916-1994), novelist, playwright and radio producer: corresp and literary papers 1946-1994 (Acc.13721-22)
  • William Kirkwood (1876-1902), merchant seaman: diaries 1894-1902 (Acc.13770)
  • Don MacCaskill (1919-2000), forester and naturalist, and Bridget MacCaskill (b 1922): papers rel to study of wildlife 1973-2007 (Acc.13709)
  • Lucinda Louise Mackay (b 1941), artist: additional artwork, corresp and papers c1955-2016 (Acc.13754)
  • Lex McLean (1907-1975), comedian: account book, scripts and memorabilia 1949-1974 (Acc.13700)
  • Horatio Ross (1801-1886), MP, sportsman: letters, sketchbooks and photographs 1830-1884 (Acc.13765)
  • Edith Simon (1917-2003), artist, novelist and historian: literary and personal papers c1932-2003 (Acc.13772)
  • Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), author and traveller: additional letters and papers 1885-1889 (Acc.13744)
  • William Trail (1640-1714), Presbyterian minister: commonplace books, verse miscellanies and studies of shorthand c1659-1750 (Acc.13743)
  • Sir Robert Alexander Watson-Watt (1892-1973), physicist: additional papers c1940-1959 (Acc.13742)
  • Kenneth White (b 1936), poet: additional corresp and literary papers 1953-2013 (Acc.13762)
  • An Comunn Gaidhealach: records 1891-2009 (Acc.13695)
  • Kilspindie Golf Club, Aberlady: additional records 1867-2003 (Acc.13763)
  • Sweetheart Abbey: breviary 14th cent (Acc.13698)
  • Waldensian Missions Aid Society Scotland: minute books 1898-1984 (Acc.13759)


Aberdeen Medico-Chirurgical Society

  • Peter Ferry Jones (1920-2009), surgeon: reminiscences (27)

Glasgow Women's Library

  • Lucilla Matthew Andrews (1919-2006), romantic novelist: papers c1940-2006 (2016-8)
  • Kathleen Laura Maclean Miller (1936-2013), anti-nuclear campaigner: papers c1970-1999 (2016-130)
  • Scottish Women's Aid: newsletters, news cuttings, reports 1973-2009 (2016-21)

Scottish Catholic Archives

  • Aberdeen Diocese: additional records 18th-20th cent (Dad)
  • Dunkeld Diocese: additional records 20th cent (DE)
  • Missio Scotland, The Pontifical Mission Societies: records 1949-2010 (MISSIO)
  • Motherwell Diocese: minute books for several branches of the Catholic Men's Society 1948-1992 (DM)
  • Paisley Diocese: records 20th cent (DP)
  • St Andrews and Edinburgh Archdiocese: certificates and photographs rel to Cardinal Gordon Gray 1957-1993 (DE)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • David Lewis (1916-1995), Presbyterian minister and translator: additional papers c1960-1990 (MS 3478)
  • James Moir (1812-1887), merchant in Portsoy: papers 19th cent
  • Sir William Robertson Nicoll (1851-1923), journalist: additional papers 19th cent-2016 (MS 3518)
  • Helena Mary Mennie Shire (1912-1991), literary scholar: additional papers c1960-1989 (MS 3407)
  • Grant Gray Simpson (b 1930), historian: papers c1970-1992
  • James Scott Skinner (1843-1927), composer: letters to Pipe Major George McLennan
  • W Hunter Watson (fl 1936-2016), athlete: papers rel to athletics in Aberdeen, incl Aberdeen Amateur Athletics Club, Aberdeenshire Harriers, Aberdeen YMCA Harriers, and North Eastern Harriers Association 1902-2016 (MS 3962)
  • Aberdeen University Celtic Society: register of members 1888-2007 (MSU 297)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Ian Howie Adam Imlach (1930-2011), architect: architectural drawings c1960-1999 (2016/769)
  • Alwyn Scarth (c1937-2017), volcanologist: papers c1950-2009 (2016/770)
  • James Scott & Sons Ltd, merchants, spinners and jute manufacturers, Dundee: business records and personal papers c1860-1971 (2016/820)
  • Carnoustie Golf Club: additional records 1842-1931 (MS 329)
  • Hillside Home, Perth: minutes, staff records 1875-1997 (THB 37)
  • Holy Trinity Scottish Episcopal Church, Monifieth: minutes, accounts, papers 1903-2013 (2016/802)
  • Perth Royal Infirmary: fever and admission registers, press cuttings book 1900-1969 (THB 32)
  • Royal Dundee Liff Hospital: male and female case book for lunatic asylum 1834-1835 (THB 7)
  • Scottish Arctic Club: records 1939-2015 (2016/31)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Irene Jessie Brown (1919-2017), civil servant: papers 1929-1969 (E2016.52)
  • Peter Daniel (1924-2015), landscape architect: papers 20th cent (E2016:66)
  • Alan Davies (1931-2015), professor in applied linguistics: papers 1965-1990 (E2016.39)
  • David Owen Edge (1932-2003), physicist and science educator: papers 20th cent (E2016:82)
  • Alan William Greenwood (1897-1981), zoologist and geneticist: papers 20th cent (E2016.02)
  • Joseph Joachim (1831-1907), violinist: papers 19th cent (E2016.17)
  • Kenneth King (b 1940), Director of the Centre of African Studies: papers 1972-2005 (E2016.16)
  • William Charles Chapman-Mortimer (1907-1988), novelist: corresp, poems 1940-1945 (E2016:170)
  • Robert Nye (1939-2016), poet and novelist: additional corresp 1980-2000 (E2016.13)
  • Oswald Rae (1892-1967), magician: misc letters and papers 1928-1962 (E2016:83)
  • Tessa Ransford (1938-2015), poet: corresp and poems 1975-2010 (E2016.03)
  • James Tennant (1852-1933), industrialist: diaries of Tennant and his daughter, Sheena Lillian Grant Kendall, kept while in Japan and describing the Great Kanto earthquake (1923) 1919-1924 (E2016.80)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Archibald Alexander McBeth Duncan (b 1926), Scottish historian: papers 20th-21st cent (ACCN4051)
  • Jenny Wormald (1942-2015), Scottish historian: papers 20th cent (ACCN4080)
  • JA & JL Campbell & Lamond, solicitors, Edinburgh: additional letter books 1718-1800 (UGD037)
  • Fraternity of Dyers in Linlithgow, industrial and provident society: records 1667-1988 (ACCN 4045)
  • Whyte & Mackay Distillers Ltd, whisky distillers, Glasgow: records 20th cent (ACCN4004)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Peter Frame (b 1942), music journalist: transcripts and notes for the Rock Family Trees TV programmes 1995-1998 (MS Gen 1775)
  • Simon Webster Frith (b 1946), author, critic and journalist: corresp and papers 1969-2004 (MS Gen 1773)
  • James Paterson (1854-1932), artist: additional diaries, sketchbooks, notebooks, photograph albums 1862-1999 (MS Paterson)

Heriot-Watt University, Heritage and Information Governance

  • Jane Fleming (b 1991), textile designer: art work and digital files for posters on Waverley train line to Tweedbank 2015 (HWU)
  • Carfrae & Morrison, civil engineers, Edinburgh: survey books, ledgers and maps 1814-1933 (CM)

London University: Senate House Library

  • Emmeline Vyner (fl 1920-1930), spiritualist: 'Edinburgh seances', a collection of records of spiritualist meetings, voice circles and card readings c1921-1936 (MS1224)
  • Sandbach, Tinne & Co, merchants, Liverpool: corresp with sister firm Messrs McInroy Parker of Glasgow, Demerara plantation owners 1817 (MS1218)

St Andrews University Library

  • Charles II (1630-1685): letter to James Sharp, Archbishop of St Andrews, ordering him to summon a national synod of the Church of Scotland 1664 (ms38999)
  • Alexander Danchev (1955-2016), historian and biographer: papers c1980-2016 (ms39008)
  • Robert Ewyn, scribe: The Marchmont Manuscript of Regiam Majestatem, Scottish law text 1548 (ms39000)
  • Dan Flavin (1933-1996), artist: papers rel to his exhibitions 1960-2000 (ms39001)
  • Patrick George Thomas Buchan-Hepburn (1901-1974), 1st Baron Hailes, politician: papers, mainly rel to his time as Governor General of the West Indies Federation 1971-1963 (ms38998)
  • Francesco Marcaldi (fl 1571-1597), scribe: Life of Mary Queen of Scots c1579 (ms39009)
  • Guard Bridge Paper Co Ltd, paper manufacturers: corporate, accounting, production, sales, technical, legal and staff records 1873-2000 (ms38655)
  • Friends of St Andrews Botanic Garden: records 1980-2015 (ms38997)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Geoffrey Tweedale (b 1951), business historian: collected material rel to the court case between Chase Manhattan Bank and Turner & Newall Ltd, manufacturers of asbestos products 20th cent (Acc 1589)
  • Govanhill People's History Project: records incl oral history interviews 2012 (Acc 1590)
  • Institute of Food Science and Technology: additional minutes 1978-2009 (T-IFST)