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  • Title
    Lilian Foulis - collection of music by Isaac Nathan and others, with biographical and pictorial material relating to Isaac Nathan, 1820-ca.1954
  • Creator
  • Call number
    MLMSS 6152
    PXA 700
  • Level of description
  • Date

  • Type of material
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  • Physical Description
    Textual Records
    Music - (printed scores, some with manuscript annotations)
    Textual Records - (typescript, with manuscript annotations)
    0.30 metres of textual material (2 boxes, 1 folder and 2 outsize items)

    Lilian Foulis was the great grand-daughter of composer Isaac Nathan. Her grandmother was Jane Selina, second daughter of Isaac Nathan by his first marriage, who married John Foulis, M.D., second son of the 8th Baronet of Colinton, Scotland.
  • Scope and Content
    1. Lilian Foulis - collection of music by Isaac Nathan and others, ca.1824-1904
    2. Lilian Foulis - papers relating to Isaac Nathan and Nathan family history, 1820-ca.1954
    3. Lilian Foulis - photographic copies of portraits of Isaac Nathan
  • System of arrangement
    This collection comprises 3 manuscript and pictorial record series. You may navigate to a more detailed description of each series from this collection record.
  • Source
    Acquired from Normand MacLaurin in 1995
  • General note

    The biography 'Isaac Nathan, friend of Byron' by Olga Somech Phillips (London : Minerva Publishing Company, c1940) was based to a large extent on the family papers collected by Lilian Foulis.
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