A Glasgow Grocer Goes West

This post is about something I forgot to mention here when it happened last year. I contributed to the WS Society’s online exhibition, The Great Affair is to Move: Travel and Topography at the Signet Library. This was originally going to be an in-person event in early spring 2020, but had to be cancelled as…

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Books and Borrowing Blog Posts 2020

It has been a busy time for ‘Books and Borrowing, 1750-1830: An Analysis of Scottish Borrowers’ Registers’ since we started in June. We have been liaising with partners, working with digitised records, and adding information to our content management system. We’ve also been publishing a weekly blog to report on our findings and plans. My…

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Stair Society Annual Lecture and AGM 2020

Documents An upgrade by its web host has temporarily made the Stair Society’s website unavailable. The documents for the AGM (annual report and accounts) on 14 November 2020 and the link to Lord Stewart’s pre-recorded lecture are temporarily here. Accounts (pdf) Minutes AGM 2019 (Word) Annual Lecture 2020 “Sir Walter Scott: Law and Imagination” a…

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