NEGOTIATING PATRIARCHY: THE MARRIAGE OF ANNA POTTS AND SIR ARCHIBALD GRANT OF MONYMUSK, 1731—1744
- Index. // Scottish Historical Review;Oct2008 Supplement 2, Vol. 87, p135
A subject index for the October 2, 2008 issue of the journal "Scottish Historical Review" is presented.
- Reconstructuring rural infanticide in eighteenth-century Scotland. Symonds, Deborah A. // Journal of Women's History;Summer98, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p63
Explores the dynamics of infanticide in 18th century Scotland. Factors that contributed to infanticide; Statute of Scotland on infanticide; Cases of infanticide in Scotland from 1690 to 1762.
- 'A Scottish Sack Ship in the Newfoundland Trade 1726-27'. Janzen, Olaf Uwe // Scottish Economic & Social History;1998, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on the sack ship voyage undertaken by the Scottish ship Christian in 1726 from Newfoundland in Canada. Origin of the ship from Leith, the port community serving the Scottish city of Edinburgh; Determination of what compelled the men who freighted the ship to venture in an unfamiliar...
- A Hotbed of Genius (Book Review). Reid, W. Stanford // Canadian Journal of History;Apr88, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p121
Reviews the book 'A Hotbed of Genius: The Scottish Enlightenment, 1730-90,' edited by Peter Daiches, Peter Jones, and Jean Jones.
- General George Wade: Roadmaker in the Highlands. Brown, Raymond Lamont // History Today;Mar79, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p147
Features 18th century Scottish soldier and military road builder William Caulfield. Background on the division of Scotland; Information on the Disarming Act of 1717; Information on the construction of the Great Glen Road.
- Scotland, 1746. // Earthwatch: The Journal of Earthwatch Institute;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p28
Provides information on volunteers' tasks in Earthwatch's expedition to Scotland to study the culture and society of the country during 1746. Digging, surveying and cataloguing of the sites; Background on the setting and logistics; Team leader for the expedition.
- CHAPMAN, George (1723-1806). Price, John Valdimir // Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy;2006, Vol. 1, p605
An encyclopedia entry for Scottish teacher and philosopher George Chapman is presented. Chapman was born in Banffshire, Scotland in August 1723 and died in Edinburgh on February 22, 1806. He attended the local grammar school and later went to King's College in Aberdeen. After doing several...
- SCOTLAND ANTHOLOGISED: IMAGES OF CONTEMPORARY SCOTTISH IDENTITY IN TRANSLATION ANTHOLOGIES OF SCOTTISH POETRY. Barnaby, Paul // Scottish Studies Review;Spring2002, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p86
Examines the translation anthology in Scotland in the 1900s. Relevance of translation anthology to the Scottish culture; Literary transfer between central cultures; Purpose of translated anthologies.
- Shaping a Scottish landscape: Moray's cooperative countryside. Barrett, John R. // History Scotland Magazine;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p40
The article discusses cooperative farming in Moray district, Scotland during the 18th century prior to what is referred to as the Improvement era, including in regard to its impact on the Moray landscape. An overview of Moray tenant farmers' renting of estate land is provided.