Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Letter from Francis Hay of Balhousie W.S. to David Rattray of Craighall (his brother-in-law) Edinburgh

Digital Image File Name: 
53520
Source Call Number: 
X.c.61 (13)
Source Title: 
Letter from Francis Hay of Balhousie W.S. to David Rattray of Craighall (his brother-in-law) Edinburgh
Image Details: 
He has raised a suspension on Craighall's behalf against the Hammermen of Edinburgh; he encloses it but it must be returned as soon as possible. He also encloses the marriage contract which Craighall had sent to George Jamesone, and the letters "to be raisit yron." Thanks Craighall and his wife for looking after his niece Margaret Hay.
Source Created or Published: 
1642 January 17
Physical Description: 
1v || 2r
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Rattray family.
Title (Hamnet): 
Papers of the Rattray family of Craighall [manuscript], 1593-1699.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
194 items (3 boxes).
Subject (Hamnet): 
Strathmore and Kinghorne, Patrick Lyon, Earl of, 1642 or 3-1695 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Fullerton, William, of Fullerton, fl. 1655-1665 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Rattray, Patrick, d. 1677 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Rattray, James, d. 1692 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Deeds -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Family papers -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Letters -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Receipts (financial records) -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Rattray, David, d. 1654 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Deeds -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
England -- Foreign relations -- Scotland -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Family papers -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Letters -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Newark, David Leslie, Baron, d. 1682 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Perthshire (Scotland) -- History -- Early works to 1800 -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Rattray family -- Archives.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Receipts (financial records) -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Scotland -- Foreign relations -- England -- 17th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- Scotland -- Perthshire -- 16th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Ogilvy, John, of Balfour, fl. 1674-1677 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Newark, David Leslie, Baron, d. 1682, correspondent.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Rattray, James, d. 1692, recipient.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Rattray, Patrick, d. 1677, recipient.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Fullerton, William, of Fullerton, fl. 1655-1665, correspondent.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Ogilvy, John, of Balfour, fl. 1674-1677, correspondent.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Rattray, David, d. 1654, recipient.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Strathmore and Kinghorne, Patrick Lyon, Earl of, 1642 or 3-1695, correspondent.
Notes (Hamnet): 
X.c.61 (120), transcription and reproduction Letterwriting in Renaissance England / compiled and edited by Alan Stewart and Heather Wolfe. Washington, DC: Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2004, no. 45 (p. 89-92).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Acquired from Christies, November 20, 2003, lot 204.
Notes (Hamnet): 
X.c.61 (140), transcription Letterwriting in Renaissance England / compiled and edited by Alan Stewart and Heather Wolfe. Washington, DC: Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2004, no. 113 (p. 203).
Notes (Hamnet): 
X.c.61 (120, 140 and 142) Exhibited: Letterwriting in Renaissance England, curated by Alan Stewart and Heather Wolfe, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., November 18, 2004-April 2, 2005.
Notes (Hamnet): 
X.c.61 (142), transcription Letterwriting in Renaissance England / compiled and edited by Alan Stewart and Heather Wolfe. Washington, DC: Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2004, no. 27 (p. 52-53).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Contains primarily incoming correspondence to the Lairds of Craighall including David Rattray, James Rattray and Patrick Rattray. Correspondents include, but are not limited to: William Fullerton of Fullerton; David Leslie, Lord Newark; Patrick Lyon, Earl of Kinghorne; and John Ogilvy of Balfour. Also includes incoming correspondence to the Ladies of Craighall, outgoing correspondence from the Lairds, and some miscellaneous correspondence relating to the Rattray's of Craighall, as well as a few deeds and receipts.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In English with some items in French.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Stuart, John. "The manuscripts of Col. James Rattray, of Craighall" in Report of the Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts, v. 4., appendix, p. 536-537.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Captain Rattray (on deposit at National Register of Archives in Scotland) -- Earl of Perth (Sotheby's July, 1981).
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Formerly Folger MS Add 1273.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
X.c.61 (1-194)