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East End Of Musselburgh

Identifier: EL99 · Date: 1825 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

Typescript copy of poem which was displayed at the store of William Brooks in the East End of Musselburgh. File includes correspondence regarding the original deposit

Poems By R A Dakers

Identifier: EL96 · Date: c.1912-1939 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

Various poems written by R A Dakers. Most are typescript though one is in ink and written in Scots

Poems From The East Lothian Election 1868

Identifier: EL108 · Date: 1868 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

Poems written for the 1868 election by supporters of both candidates. One handwritten poem entitled 'What will we ca't' and one untitled handwritten poem written by the supporters of Lord Elcho and...

The Generous Libertine : A Tale

Identifier: EL201 · Date: c1800-1810 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

Small typescrpit pamphlet (24 pages) Subtitle of the volume is ' Singular instance of generosity in a man who had bought a slave - a french tale'. The volume was printed in Dunbar by George Miller ...

Extracts From An Essay By Miss Logan

Identifier: EL183 · Date: June 1934 · Author: East Lothian Archive Service

Written as part of a competition run by Gifford WRI and deals with Local Folklore and Tradition. Note at the end indicates it was extracted from the essay by J H Jamieson in May 1935

Jacobite Souvenir

Identifier: 1259 · Date: 1745 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

small wood and glass framed display of two mementos or souveniers of Prince Charles - a curl of hair from a wig and a square of red/green/yellow tartan. Text `PART OF COAT & WIG OF PRINCE CHARLES F...


Identifier: 1995.876 · Date: 17/06/1968 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

rectangular poster with red and black lettering and photo of a man, advertising `The Pavilion North Berwick`, Bill McCue, Moira Anderson, Jimmy Shand Jnr Trio, details of admission charges, times a...


Identifier: 1995.979 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

tan wood gavel, `hourglass` head decorated with three incised lines near ends, pierced for handle, which broadens for grip

This is a tan wood gavel, provenance unknown though it was possibly used ...


Identifier: 1995.978 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

round billet of polished wood with incised edge, red felt base: poss. for gavel 1995.979, but no details, could be for cup?

This is a plinth made from brown, polished wood. Its provenance is unkno...


Identifier: 1996.110 · Date: 23/03/1941 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

This is a white paper poster with red and blue print advertising a VARIETY bill at the REGAL CINEMA in Musselburgh. Ten acts are listed, including SIR HARRY LAUDER, and details of times and seat pr...