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Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


Call Number: OSBORN FC109 1/2

Anonymous MS.
Collection of copies of 210 letters to and from Baker dating from 1722 to 1770; letters discuss scientific subjects, especially microscopy, electricity, and the education of deaf children; also discuss contemporary affairs, most notably the Jacobite Rebellion (1745-1746) and the London earthquake (1750).

Dates: 1722-1770

Gordon of Gordonstoun papers

Call Number: OSB MSS 342

The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, deeds, and other papers by or relating to the Gordon family of Gordonstoun and Cumming family of Altyre, Scotland.

Dates: 1513-1948, bulk 1614-1800

Sir William Lee family papers

Call Number: OSB MSS 52
Abstract: The papers, most of which date from the lifetime of Sir William Lee, consist of personal and official correspondence, notes, memoranda, household accounts and financial papers, records of court cases, and other documents. Family correspondents include Lee's brothers Sir George and Thomas Lee; his brother-in-law, William Melmoth, and his son William. William's letters describe student life at Wadham College, Oxford and Clare College, Cambridge. Subsequent letters detail William's Grand Tour...
Dates: 1588-1814, bulk 1710-1754