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Robert Burns papers

MS-121
 Collection
Identifier: MS-121
The papers of Robert Burns contain a handwritten, fair copy of his poem "To Andrew" (1786), letters to Robert Aiken, George Hubbard Baird, Maria Riddell and Gilbert Burns. A scrapbook containing memorabilia and obituary notices of Burns as well as a letter from Burns to Alexander Findlater is also included. The scrapbook was compiled by John Dillon, probably in 1865.

Dates

  • 1786 - 1865

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Robert Burns (1759-1796) writer. The collection contains a handwritten, fair copy of Burns' poem "To Andrew" (1786), letters to Robert Aiken, George Hubbard Baird, Maria Riddell and Gilbert Burns. A scrapbook containing memorabilia and obituary notices of Burns as well as a letter from Burns to Alexander Findlater is also included. The scrapbook was compiled by John Dillon, probably in 1865.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA