Two typed transcripts of letters sent by David Kidd from the S. S. Juliana to his sister Margaret, 1818-1819 and a letter from Mrs D. M. Bassett to the University Archivist, 1993.
Records relating to the 'S.S. Juliana' and to its captain, David Kidd
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
David Kidd was the captain of the ship the Juliana during the early 1800s. His family lived in Queen Street, Dundee, and his sister, Margaret married Thomas Smith, an early breeder of Aberdeen Angus cattle.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.
Other Finding Aids
Descriptive list available at Dundee University Archives. Subject source lists and databases are also available.
Alternative Form Available
The records are copies.
Description compiled for the Hub by Sarah Bland, December 2006.
Location of Originals
The location of the originals is not known.