Sederunt books and some letter books of executries and trusts etc., particularly of Dundee businessmen and other local influential families, including William Blackadder, Civil Engineer; Peter Carmichael of Arthurstone; Sir William Chalmers of Glenericht; Robert Gilroy, Merchant and Millspinner, and his family; Alexander Low, Merchant and Millspinner; Hermann Luhrs, Flax Merchant; William Mackenzie, Managing Director of the Alliance Trust; James Mitchell of Affleck, Railway Contractor; William Moon, Silk Mercer; John Sharp of Balmuir, Merchant and Flaxspinner; James Tawes, Merchant and Flaxspinner; and James Farquhar White of Balruddery.
Executries And Trusts
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Administrative / Biographical History
These papers were kept on behalf of their clients by Shiell and Small in the course of their practice as solicitors.
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