Fonds Details

Call Number: MS Gen 1770
Title: Papers of Jane Duncan
Associated Websites: Jane Duncan: Library Blog Post, March 2014
Date of Creation: Between 1934 and 2010
Place of Creation: Jemimaville, Black Isle, Scotland
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent: c 40 boxes
Name of Creator:
Jane Duncan 1910-1976
Novelist. Born Elizabeth Jane Cameron, daughter of Duncan Cameron and Jessie Sandison. Grew up near Glasgow and spent holidays at her grandparents' Black Isle croft. …
Content: Papers of Jane Duncan including manuscripts of books, short stories, articles and plays, correspondence with publishers, financial and legal records, press cuttings, personal notes and journals.
Arrangement: The papers have been arranged into sub-fonds.
MS Gen 1770/A Writings
MS Gen 1770/B Correspondence
MS Gen 1770/C Press cuttings
MS Gen 1770/D Personal
MS Gen 1770/E Financial
Access: Cataloguing in progress. Enquire regarding access.
Language: English
Source of Acquisition: Received from Neil Cameron, nephew of Elizabeth Jane Cameron, August 2012, with subsequent accruals from other individuals.
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Archival History: Previously in the possession of Elizabeth Jane Cameron (Jane Duncan) at Rose Cottage and The Old Store, Jemimaville, Scotland, where she lived from 1959 until her death in 1976.
Related Material: A full set of Duncan's publications (acquired separately by the Library) is held in Special Collections.
Cataloguing Note: Cataloguing undertaken by Katharine Woods, HATII research student.
Cataloguing Rules: ISAD(G)
Repository Code: GB 0247
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