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Ballantyne, Robert Michael (1825-1894) 

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Born in Edinburgh (24 April 1825); worked for Hudson Bay Fur Company; wrote books for boys; lived in Harrow, Middlesex (1880-1893); moved to Rome for his health (October 1893); died in Rome (18 February 1894)


Archival Resources
Number noted: 2

Sketchbook, c1870
Held at: National Library of Scotland, Manuscripts Division
Document reference: Acc.12640

Manuscript story 'The Black Giant', with coloured drawings,
Held at: Private
Comments: Access by appointment

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