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Mary Reid manuscript material

Title
Mary Reid manuscript material, 1796-1808.
Author
Reid, Mary, 1768 or 1769-1839.

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Hays, Mary, 1759-1843
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Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Mary Reid, sister of John Reid, the English physician. "Miss Mary Reid was a literary lady and was spoken of as a blue stocking ... [s]he was a keen politician of the Foxite school ..." -- R. Reid. Old Glasgow and its environs. Glasgow: Robertson, 1864: p. 54.
Call Number
Pforz MS
OCLC
858636416
Author
Reid, Mary, 1768 or 1769-1839.
Title
Mary Reid manuscript material, 1796-1808.
Summary
· To Mary Hays, writer : 2 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 23 Jan 1796 : (MISC 2191) : 1 ¹/₈ pages (double sheet) : from Guilford street : begins, "As I do not wish to awaken feelings of disgust & horror by appearing before you with a black eye & bruised protuberant forehead, i must relinquish the pleasure of calling on you this morning ..." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 12 Dec 1808 : (MISC 2192) : 1 ¹/₂ pages (double sheet) : from Lester : begins, "As my brother is going to Town, I gladly avail myself of the opportunity of writing a few lines just to inquire how you do ..." -- Both letters published in Marilyn Brooks's Correspondence of Mary Hays, p. 504-506.
Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Mary Reid, sister of John Reid, the English physician. "Miss Mary Reid was a literary lady and was spoken of as a blue stocking ... [s]he was a keen politician of the Foxite school ..." -- R. Reid. Old Glasgow and its environs. Glasgow: Robertson, 1864: p. 54.
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Hays, Mary, 1759-1843, addressee.
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Pforz MS
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