CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 127/21
TitleLetter: James Cumming to William Fraser
Date17 September 1782
Extent1 item
DescriptionLetter from James Cummyng, Musaeum, Edinburgh to William Fraser. Arms may be granted to 'Mr. Douglas of Lincolns Inn (London)' and a patent from the Lord Lyon in which his descent might be recited; comments on details of the descent, referring to Bp. [Robert] Douglas; Robert Douglas, Minister of Bothwell 'at the time of the Revolution', Robert Douglas of Kilmonth (Kinmonth, Kincardine), and James [Douglas], parson of Glenbervie (Kincardine); refers to recent work on the Museum's Scots [coin] collection and to forthcoming accessions from Gilbert Hamilton; cites entries in catalogue of Hamilton’s collection; asks for William Fraser's assistance in acquiring catalogue of Scots coins in University of Aberdeen.
Access StatusOpen
Add to My Items