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Series MNT - Thomas McNab letters
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Identity area

Reference code

GB235 MNT

Title

Thomas McNab letters

Date(s)

  • 2016 (Accumulation)
  • 1845 - 1846 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Extent and medium

1 folder, 2cm

Context area

Name of creator

McNab, Thomas

Biographical history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Margaret Hall, Thomas McNab's grandson's cousin.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

7 letters from Thomas McNab to his family, including his father, William McNab plus 2 photocopies of Jane McNab Petry, Thomas's daughter, and family gravestone.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

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Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

as letters are very fragile, extreme caution must be used in handling them - it is preferable to use transcriptions if available.

Conditions governing reproduction

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Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

some letters very fragile and requiring conservation - transcriptions are potentially available, please use these instead of originals.

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Description control area

Description identifier

MNT

Institution identifier

GB 235

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Status

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation revision deletion

Description created 03/06/2019 by Leonie Paterson

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