CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 998/13/114
TitleLetter: Gavin Greig, Schoolhouse, Whitehill, New Deer to James Bruce Duncan
Date14 November 1911
Extent1 item
DescriptionDiscusses at great length work on 'Duke of Athole's Nurse', and influence of versions printed by P. Buchan and A. Whitelaw; suspects anything stated by W. Christie in his 'Traditional Ballad Airs'; their own task is to give versions as collected, not to make decisions on authenticity of any; texts of tunes are being sent for setting up; introduction is to follow; back of envelope in which letter was preserved contains notes in shorthand by James Bruce Duncan.
Access StatusOpen
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