Document ReferenceN Mc 1/80
TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren (née Bright), Newington House, Edinburgh to her brother John Bright; 4 February 1856.
Date4 February 1856
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionExtols the virtues of [Dr] John Barlow, a noted 'Friend' who died of neuralgia, his pain alleviated by the use of chloroform; anticipates the forthcoming election with foreboding, as opening 'old sores'; refers to his [John Bright's] last speech and its coverage by the press, especially the 'Scotsman'.
Termfamily & medical & political

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA2023Barlow; John (1798-1869); Dr1798-1869
NA2024Nichol; - (fl 1886); Missfl 1886
NA1836Doull; David (fl 1849-1886); -fl 1849-1886
NA1844Doull; Mary (fl 1850-1886); -fl 1850-1886
NA1962Barlow; Eliza (fl 1853-1856); -fl 1853-1856
NA1865Wigham; Sarah (fl 1850-1886)fl 1850-1886
NA2025Richardson; James (fl 1886); -fl 1886
NA2026Richardson; - (fl 1886); Mrsfl 1886
NA2027Black; Adam (fl 1856-1874); Mrfl 1856-1874
NA2028Black; - (fl 1856); Missfl 1856
NA2029Guthrie; John Stuart (fl 1856); Drfl 1856
NA2030McLean; Charles (fl 1856); of the 'Scotsman'fl 1856
NA2031Ashworth; Anna M. (fl 1856); -fl 1856
NA2032Douglas; Bailie Benan (fl 1886); -fl 1886
NA1833Clark; Helen P. (1840-c.1900); Mrs; née Bright1840-c.1900
NA1748Lucas; Margaret (fl 1829-1887); Mrs; 'Maggie' née Brightfl 1829-1887
NA2033Bright; Ursula M. (c.1830-1915); Mrs; née Mellor known as 'Uslie' equal rights campaignerc.1830-1915
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1775Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman1811-1899
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