Ogilvy, David Graham Drummond, 5th Earl of Airlie

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two holograph manuscripts, 1859-1860, of addresses made by David Graham Drummond Ogilvy, 5th Earl of Airlie. Also contains two letters from Professor J D A Ogilvy.

Administrative / Biographical History

David Graham Drummond Ogilvy was born on 4 May 1826. He was a representative peer from 1850-1881 and Lord High Commissioner to the Church of Scotland, 1872-1873.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room Uncatalogued material may not be seen. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University of London Library by Professor J D A Ogilvy in 1955.

Archivist's Note

Separated Material

The National Archive of Scotland holds correspondence and financial papers, 1849-1879 (Ref: GD16 sections 31/431, 33/6, 34/398).

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.