Gaelic documents (mainly sermons) written, for the most part, by the Rev Donald McNicol. Some in English.
Papers of Donald McNicol, 1735-1802, minister
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Rev Donald McNicol (1735-1802 ), was minister successively of Saddell and Lismore in Argyll.
The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received
Purchased from the exeutors of George Henderson as part of Henderson collection, c.1912.
Other Finding Aids
Details of descriptions are available via the department's online manuscripts catalogue accessible from the University of Glasgow Library, Department of Special Collections website http://special.lib.gla.ac.uk/manuscripts/, searching by the call number MS Gen 60.
Alternative Form Available
No known copies
Conditions Governing Use
Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Keeper of Special Collections.
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 247 procedures
McNicol's papers were in the possession of Ludovick Cameron, 1870-1872. In 1872 they were placed in the custody of a Mr Nicholson, advocate in Edinburgh, and were subsequently acquired by George Henderson. Part of McNicol's original calletion passed to James S Elliot, husband of McNicol's great-great-granddaughter, who deposited this in the National Library of Scotland (NLS Acc.2152)
Location of Originals
This material is original
No known publications using this material
Fonds level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 22 April 2005