Thomas Handyside Baxter

Scope and Content

Diaries, c 1810-1830; Photocopies of Baxter family tree, undated; Extracts from a letter from John Baxter to Dundee University Archives referring to the Baxter family, 1980.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Handyside Baxter (1784-1863) was a grocer and spirit merchant in Dundee. He was related to William Baxter, founder of Baxter Brothers' and Co. Ltd, linen manufacturers.

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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

These records were transferred from Dundee University Library in 1978.


Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network, and Caroline Brown, University of Dundee.

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