The Scots Magazine 1761

Title

The Scots Magazine 1761

Call Number

AP 3 .S35 vol. 23 1761

Date of Publication

1761

Collection Size

710 pages

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Language

English

Historical Note

The Scots Magazine is the oldest magazine in the world that is still in publication. It was established in 1739 and continued publication until 1826. It resumed publication from 1887 through 1893, resumed again between 1922 and 1924, and finally again in 1927 from which point it has continually been published.

Files

Download The Scots Magazine Tables of Contents Jan-Dec 1761 and Appendix (2.9 MB)

Download The Scots Magazine Index 1761 (3.5 MB)

Description

The Scots Magazine vol. 23 1761 contains articles of interest to the Scots concerning not only Scotland but also Great Britain, Europe, America,and other parts of the world. Topics include the coronation of George III; the marriage of George III; the Cherokees in South Carolina; the East Indies; marriages, births, and deaths; crimes and trials, Highlanders, medical discoveries and treatments, and many other subjects. Please see the attached Tables of Content and Index.

Additional Notes

When searching the indexes and tables of contents of this volume, bear in mind that this volume uses the long s (also known as medial or descending s). The OCR will not read the long s therefore the researcher should manually search the pages.

Provenance

The Pettus Archives received the volume from the Bookworm and Silverfish in 2018

Publisher

Publisher not identified

City

Edinburgh

Keywords

Magazines, Scotland, Great Britain, 18th Century, Genealogy

Disciplines

European History | Journalism Studies | Literature in English, British Isles

The Scots Magazine 1761

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