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Scott Family (Rose Scott) papers, 1777-1925 [MLMSS 38/1-79]

Series Title
Scott Family (Rose Scott) papers, 1777-1925 [MLMSS 38/1-79]
Repository
Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales
Reference
MLMSS 38
Date Range
1777 - 1925
Description

The papers of Helenus Scott, the elder (1777-1821), include personal, business, medical and scientific papers relating to his career in both England and India. (Call No.: MLMSS 38/2X-6X)
Robert Scott's papers (1820-1843), concern his properties Glendon and Dalkeith. (Call No.: MLMSS 38/7X-9)
The papers of Helenus Scott, the younger (1818-1879), contain personal and business papers re Glendon and Roughit properties. (Call No.: MLMSS 38/10-18X)
Sarah Anne Scott's papers, c.1845-1892, are mainly letters received. (Call No.: MLMSS 38/19)
The papers of Rose Scott (1869-1925), which form the bulk of the collection, consist of personal papers, and the records of organizations of which she was an office-bearer - Womanhood Suffrage League, 1891-1902, Women's Political Educational League, 1902-1909, National Council of Women of N.S.W., 1896-1925, Peace Society of N.S.W., 1907-1924 and others, together with many leaflets and newspaper cuttings. (Call No.: MLMSS 38/20X-76X)
Also included are papers of the Rusden Family, 1811-1923 (MLMSS 38/77-79) and those of Rose's nephew, Helenus Hope Scott Wallace, 1888-1925, (MLMSS 38/79).

Access
Available for reference
Finding Aid

Guide to the papers of the Scott Family in the Mitchell Library, Sydney. Part I. Library Council of N.S.W., 1979. pp. ii, 44.

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