Document ReferenceN Mc 1/81
TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren (née Bright), Newington House, Edinburgh to her brother and sister-in-law John and Margaret Elizabeth Bright; 11 October 1856.
Date11 October 1856
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionExpresses relief that John Bright is recovering his health at the 'quiet' seaside; thanks Elizabeth Bright for the English fed ducks; describes their holiday in the Highlands; recalls meeting [Harriet Beecher] Stowe and some anti-slavery 'people' at [Mr and Mrs] Wigham's house.
Termfamily & political & domestic

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA2034Stowe; Harriet E. Beecher (1811-1896); Mrs; née Beecher social reformer and author1811-1896
NA1988Wigham; - (fl 1854-1856); Mrfl 1854-1856
NA1924Wigham; - (fl 1852-1856); Mrsfl 1852-1856
NA1821McLaren; Grant (fl 1849-1888)fl 1849-1888
NA1820McLaren; Agnes (1834-1910); Dr; medical doctor and suffragist1834-1910
NA1861McLaren; Charles B.B. (1850-1934); 1st Baron Aberconway1850-1934
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
NA1960Graumann; - (fl 1853-1884); Mrsfl 1853-1884
NA1833Clark; Helen P. (1840-c.1900); Mrs; née Bright1840-c.1900
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1775Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman1811-1899
NA1863Bright; M. Elizabeth (1822-1877); Mrs; née Leatham 2nd wife of John Bright1822-1877
PL1413/Highland Region/Scotland
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