CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 2564/47
TitleLetter: James Mercer, Aberdeen, to Capt Patrick Campbell
Date28 April 1764
DescriptionLetter to Capt Patrick [also styled Peter] Campbell, late of Campbell’s Highlanders, c/o Mr David Campbell, WS, Edinburgh (redirected to Crieff). Announcing Mercer’s recent marriage to a lady who is ‘as warm & lively in her temper as Captain Campbell, as great a Dupe as Captain Innes, & as capricious as Captain Mercer ... To finish this blessed Portraiture I must add that she is neither young nor handsome’.
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