Papers of Norah Parr, 1901-2000, writer

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Typescript draft of James Hogg at Home: Being the domestic life and letters of James Hogg by Norah Parr, illustrations, notes 1976.

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Norah Parr, author, was a descendant of  James Hogg's daughter Harriet, who married Robert Gilkison and emigrated to New Zealand in  1879 . She developed an interest in her great-grandfather, prompting her to draft a biography of Hogg, which was published in  1980 .


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Fonds level description compiled by H M Kemp and Alan Borthwick, Scottish Archive Network project, 10 May 2002.

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