Papers of Henry Goodsir Stewart (fl. 1885-1886)

Scope and Content

The material includes A flying visit to Madeira and the Canary Islands, 1886, and Some account of a trip to America, i.e. both Canada and the United States, 1885. The notebook volumes contain photographs as well as narrative.

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Goodsir Stewart journeyed to the Atlantic islands and to North America in the nineteenth century.

Access Information

Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but please contact repository for details in advance.


Compiled by Graeme D Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections Division.

Other Finding Aids

Important finding aids generally are: the alphabetical Index to Manuscripts held at Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections and Archives, consisting of typed slips in sheaf binders and to which additions were made until 1987; and the Index to Accessions Since 1987.


Check the local Indexes for details of any additions.