Papers of the Crichton Family, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Family financial records 1838-1922
  • PSSA accounts and minutes 1904-1922
  • School notebook late 19th century
  • Photographs late 19th century

Administrative / Biographical History

Little is known about the Crichton family. They lived in Glasgow, Scotland 1838-1922  and one member of the family, B Crichton, was treasurer of the PSSA, a local organisation. The family accounts reveal the expenditure of the family in terms of bills and good purchased, and a child's notebook includes a fairy tale story written by a young member of the family.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

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Digital file level list available in searchroom

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in Edinburgh (NRA(S)1754)

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This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

Acquired pre 1975


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Additional Information

This material is original

Scope and content note altered by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 22 July 1999

Title element altered by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 6 September 1999

Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 28 March 2002

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