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Diary of James Sligh

This article (25 page PDF - 123 Kb) was donated by James' grandson. More information

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Lowland Scots in Prussia

This article (6 page PDF - 28 Kb) by G. M. S. Lauder-Frost, F.S.A. (Scot) originally appeared in issue 45 - February 2001.
Please note that this article was slightly changed in 2008, following some feedback.

Full of Egotism, Diaries of Rev John Hastie

This article (3 page PDF - 19 Kb) by Ronald Morrison originally appeared in issue 55 - June 2004.

Also, see the review of Ronald Morrison's 122 page book.