Records of Andrew D Rutherfurd, fl 1858, merchant, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Letter from William Barnett, junior, regarding gift of a dressing case 1858.

Administrative / Biographical History

This collection consists of one letter sent to Andrew D Rutherfurd in 1858, accompanying a gift from William Barnett, junior, probably as a wedding present. Andrew Rutherfurd was of the firm of Rutherfurd, Paterson & Co, Irish linen merchants in Glasgow in 1858. He lived at 6 South Wellington Street, Glasgow. William Barnett junior worked at William McLaren Sons & Co who were manufacturers and warehousemen at 63 Candleriggs and 33½ Wilson St, Glasgow.


There is only one item in this collection

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Acquisition Information

Lady Marion Fraser, c1990s.

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

None which affect the use of this material

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Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 0248 procedures

Custodial History

In possession of Lady Marion Fraser, wife of William Kerr Fraser, Principal of University of Glasgow until deposit in Glasgow University Archive Services


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Location of Originals

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Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by Alma Topen, Senior Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing) 17 January 2003. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Alma Topen, Senior Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing) 17 January 2003. Catalogue edited by Emma Anthony, Business Archives Cataloguer, 22 January 2013.


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