General correspondence

Scope and Content

This section comprises general correspondence of Patrick Geddes from 1877 to 1932.


Dated letters (T-GED 9/1-1932) are arranged in chronological order. Undated letters (T-GED 9/1933-2372) are arranged alphabetically by correspondent. Letters to which neither date nor author can be attributed (T-GED 9/2373-2471) have been placed at the end of the section.

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Custodial History

This section is in many respects an artificial 'bundle' but was found boxed together.

Related Material

Other correspondence, relating to specific subjects, can be found elsewhere in the Patrick Geddes papers.

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