Record

CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
LevelFonds
Ref NoMS 631
TitleT. Grahame: 'Collectanea anent Temple superiorities of the county of Aberdeen now belonging to Alexander Macdougall, etc.'
Date1830
Extent0.03 linear metres
SourceThe material belonged to Alexander M. Munro (1860-1911), historian. Munro was born in Aberdeen in 1860 and educated at Robert Gordon’s Hospital in the city. At the age of seventeen, after leaving school, he joined the local council as an employee, working in the City Chamberlain’s department. He had a keen interest in antiquarian history, and wrote a good deal about the history of Aberdeen’s administration. He joined the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, and was a member of the Aberdeen Philosophical Society. He became City Chamberlain in 1905, and died in 1911. It was acquired by the library in 1913.
Description'Collectanea anent Temple superiorities of the county of Aberdeen now belonging to Alexander Macdougall and Alexander Henderson Macdougall esquires of Westminster, solicitors at law', 1830. T. Grahame was probably an Aberdeenshire historian.
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
Persons
CodeName
NA15919Munro; Alexander Macdonald (1860-1911); historian
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