The material is composed of correspondence relating to the publication of the Free Church of Scotland's Home and school hymnal (1892).
Letters of James Bonar (1839-1915)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 237 Coll-773
- Dates of Creation1892
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description6 boxes. Access to records in a fragile condition may be restricted.
- LocationMSS BON 3-8
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
James Bonar was the son of the Rev. John James Bonar, a Minister at Greenock, and he was born in 1839. Bonar died in 1915.
The material is arranged per box: Adams-Astley; Ballantyne-Crippen; Crump-Hatch; Havergal-MacNaughton; March-Rundle-Charles; and, Sanders-Young.
Conditions Governing Access
Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.
The biographical/administrative history was compiled using material contained in the collection.
Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.
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