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Adam Ferguson letters

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055762]
Identifier: MS-0300
The collection consists of one letter and one manuscript, both written by the Scottish philosopher, Adam Ferguson.

Dates

  • 1792 November 16 and undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.167 Cubic Feet (1 letter and 1 manuscript)

Biographical / Historical

Adam Ferguson (1723-1816), also known as Ferguson of Raith, was a Scottish philosopher and historian of the Scottish Enlightenment.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one letter and one manuscript, both written by the Scottish philosopher, Adam Ferguson. The letter, Ferguson to Cadel Booksellers, is dated November 16, 1792. The manuscript (2 pages) is titled "Principles of Moral & Political Science."

Processing Information

Formerly part of MS.0034.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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