Argyll Papers

Argyll Papers

The Argyll Papers, Cherry Park, Inveraray PA32 8XE

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: The Argyll Papers at Inveraray Castle are the family and estate archive of the Campbell family, earls and dukes of Argyll. Dating from the 13th century, the archive records 700 years of the family’s participation in Scottish, British and international events, their private lives and interests and the …

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Carsphairn Archives

Carsphairn Archives

Carsphairn Heritage Centre, Carsphairn, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 3TQ

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: family history research photographs, slides, newspaper clippings and social history documents details of past livelihoods, living and working conditions rural skills and heritage crafts records of historic events history of places long demolished or changed in use

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Glasgow Academy Archive

Glasgow Academy Archive

The Glasgow Academy Archive, Colebrooke Street, Glasgow G12 8HE

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: The Glasgow Academy was established in 1845 and the collection covers all aspects of school life including records of the War Memorial Trust who governs the school, school registers, sports and extracurricular activities, records of clubs and societies, school magazines and publications, officer training corps records and other …

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Scottish Ornithologists’ Club

Scottish Ornithologists’ Club

George Waterston Library, Waterston House, Aberlady, East Lothian EH32 0PY

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: academic books, reports and journals, to beautiful antiquarian books with hand coloured images. Alongside there is a treasure trove of historically important archive materials, including notebooks, photographs, films, sound recordings, and letters.

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Scottish National Portrait Gallery Library, Reference Section and Archive

Scottish National Portrait Gallery Library, Reference Section and Archive

1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

COLLECTIONS INCLUDE: auction and exhibition catalogues, periodicals, monographs and reference books. Sitters’ Files and the Artists’ Files. late nineteenth and early twentieth-century auction catalogues contain unique annotations, which provide evidence of the Gallery’s early collecting policy. a small archive of papers relating to the history of the Portrait Gallery

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