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Scope and Content

  • /1-2 Holograph notes MRI minutes
  • /3 Holograph note from Swindells,Manchester men, discusses Hamilton's wife, Laetitia Ward, an actress.
  • /4 Holograph note from Slugg, Reminiscences.
  • /5 Holograph note re. Hamilton's wife.
  • /6 Holograph note re. marriage of Gavin Hamilton and Laetitia Ward
  • /7 Holograph note re. Hamilton's membership of Manchester and Salford Riflemen, 1803.
  • /8 Holograph note re. baptism and burial of Hamilton's children at St John's Church, Manchester.
  • /9 Holograph note re. death of Hamilton's son, Andrew, in the West Indies, 1823.
  • /10 Holograph note transcription of graves of Gavin Hamilton and James Hamilton, his son, at St John's Church, Manchester.
  • /11 -12 Holograph note from Manchester School Register, sons Andrew, James and Thomas Hamilton.
  • /13 Holograph note entry in Baines, Directory, 1825.
  • /14 Holograph note baptism records for Hamilton's children.
  • /15 Cutting, Brockbank, Lives of the honorary staff of the MRI (includes plate of painting of Hamilton)
  • /16 Cutting Manchester University Medical Students Gazette Dec. 1931, article by Leech on Hamilton (with plate)
  • /17 Holograph note correspondence between W.B Besant (descendant of Hamilton) and F.G. Hazell, medical superintendent of the MRI, April-June 1931, re. donation of the portrait of Hamilton to MRI.
  • /18 Photographic print of Hamilton portrait.
  • /19 Print of the Hamilton portrait (poor condition).
  • /20 Letter from F.G. Hazell to EBl, 20 June 1931, inviting to presentation of the Hamilton portrait.
  • /21 Holograph note by EBL concerning the presentation of the portrait to MRI on 23 June 1931.
  • /22 Letter from W. Besant to EBL, 31 November 1931, says unable to find any letters of Hamilton, encloses some notes he made about Hamilton genealogy.
  • /23 Besant's notes on Hamilton genealogy (12 sheets).
  • /24 Holograph note Hamilton family tree (probably made by Leech from Besant's notes).