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      GB/NNAF/P26316
Skene, James Henry (1775-1864) 

Gender: Male

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Number noted: 44

Estate correspondence and papers, 1802-30
Held at: Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives
Other information: Northern Scotland 1973, pp223-25

Albums (2) of architectural drawings, 1827-1828
Held at: Edinburgh Central Library
Other information: NRA (S) 0870

Albums (2) of architectural drawings; portion of manuscript of The Ottoman Empire, 1827-28
Held at: Edinburgh Central Library
Document reference: NRA(S)0870

Notes relating to his drawings for Chambers' 'Reekiana', 1836
Held at: Edinburgh Central Library
Document reference: NRA(S)3563

Portion of manuscript of The Ottoman Empire,
Held at: Edinburgh Central Library
Other information: NRA (S) 0870

Scrapbook and memoranda, 1826
Held at: Edinburgh Central Library
Document reference: BRS/wNC 1115 S62/T41768

Letter from J Gordon, nd, (Watermark 1824)
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: La.IV.17

Letter from Sir J Robison concerning the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 20/7/1833
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: AAF

Letter to Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, 23/1/1833
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: La.IV.17

Letter to D R Hay, 1845
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: Dc.2.59

Letter, 46 Moray Place, to Alex Young W S, relating to Sir W Scott's correspondence, 1833
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: La.II.509

Letters (8) to David Laing, 1829-1855, nd
Held at: Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: La.IV.17

Letters (30) to G B Greenough, 1804-34
Held at: London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room
Document reference: Greenough papers

Correspondence, as secretary of the Royal Institution for the Encouragement of the Fine Arts in Scotland, with artists nominated as associates,
Held at: National Archives of Scotland
Document reference: NG.3
Other information: Board of Manufactures and National Galleries of Scotland Vol 2. Fine Arts

Letter to the Royal Institution for the Encouragement of the Fine Arts in Scotland, relating to Henry Raeburn's death, 18/10/1823
Held at: National Archives of Scotland
Document reference: NG.3/4/5
Other information: Board of Manufactures and National Galleries of Scotland Vol 2. Fine Arts

Artistic correspondence and papers, 1825-32
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 10608
Other information: Annual return 1992

Artistic correspondence, papers, 1825-1832
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 10608
Other information: Annual Return 1992

Copy of Felicia M F Skene's 'Use and Abuse', illustrated by and with tipped-in watercolour views by James Skene, nd
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 10050

Correspondence and papers,
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 20465-80

Correspondence between James Skene and Sir Walter Scott, 1805-1835
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 965, 1750-53, 3875-3918 passim

Correspondence with Sir Walter Scott, 1805-35
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 965, 1750-53, 3875-3918 passim

Correspondence, papers,
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 20465-80

Diary of a trip through the Low Countries, Germany, Switzerland by an unidentified Scotsman apparently accompanied by Skene, 1802
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 8518

Letter to, 1822
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 7068

Letters (3) to John Martin relating to the topography of Sir Walter Scott's novels, 1831
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 98

Letters (36) from Sir Alexander Boswell to James Skene, 1797-1817
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MS 3854

Letters (36) from Sir Alexander Boswell, 1797-1817
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MS 3854

Letters from David Wilkie regarding his paintings, 1828-1832
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 3649 (iv)

Letters from Sir David Brewster to James Skene, 1819-1831
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MS 3813

Letters from Sir David Brewster, 1819-31
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MS 3813

Letters from William Scrope, 1836-1837
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 10995

Letters to (6), 1803-1828
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 11068

Letters to and documents, 1825-1832
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 10608

Memoir, nd
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 8255

Miscellaneous formal documents, 1619-1843
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Ch 15501-15507

Notebook, 1796
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 20477

Papers,
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Other information: NRA (S) 0464

Personal papers,
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 12092
Other information: Accessions to repositories 2002

Printed circular by, 1832
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc 9718

Volume of religious writing (No 13 in series of notebooks), 1862-1863
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: MSS 20480

Album of sketches of Orkney and Shetland, including views of Kirkwall, 'Brough of Culswick', Lerwick, etc, August 1801
Held at: National Monuments Record of Scotland
Other information: NMRS (1991) A Guide to the Collections HMSO

Portfolio of drawings of sculptured monuments in Scotland, mostly executed in pen and brown ink, 1832
Held at: National Monuments Record of Scotland
Other information: NMRS (1991) A Guide to the Collections HMSO

Papers,
Held at: Private
Document reference: NRA(S)0464

Papers, c1838-45
Held at: Private
Other information: HMC Greece file (letter 10/6/96)


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55