Papers of Robert Bain (1865-1955), playwright

Scope and Content

  • Correspondence and personal papers of Robert Bain, playwright, containing letters to Bain including letters by Gordon Bottomley, poems, press cuttings concerning his plays, 1918-1953

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Bain (1865-1955 ) was a playwright and one of his most well known plays was James I of Scotland.

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Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Jo Peattie, Scottish Archive Network Project

Conversion from MS Access database, formatting and controlled access terms added by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, November 2002

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