CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3320/6
TitleDeposited records
Date1661 - 20th century
Extent17 boxes
DescriptionThis series of papers was originally titled 'miscellaneous' papers is now referred to as 'deposited papers'. The series contains a variety of papers, petitions, correspondence and manuscripts that cover a wide range of subjects such as Scottish churchmen and saints. The series is divided into five sub-sections: Authored works that include sermons and addresses created by identifiable authors, such as Reverend John Cardno, Alexander Jolly and John Skinner; sermons and addresses on subjects such as Lent and the Eucharist by unknown or anonymous authors; liturgical material that discuss topics such as the revision of the Scottish Hymnal and the form of the Holy Communion; literary papers of the Reverend Canon Arthur Austin Foster, Rector of St Devenicks, which include scripts and draft scripts of talks on literary subjects such as English prose; and deposited collections that comprises papers collected by either a church member or for a particular purpose such as research for an anniversary.
ArrangementCurrently uncatalogued:

Sermons and addresses (1-30)
Liturgical material (31-39)
Newspapers (40-48)
Titles and legal papers (49-53)
Literary papers of AA Foster, rector of St Devenick's, Bieldside (54-66)
Plans (67 - 69)
Miscellanea (70 - 148)
Access StatusOpen
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