Visitor's book for the Auchnashnellach hunting estate

Object Title

Visitor's book for the Auchnashnellach hunting estate

Visitor's book for the Auchnashnellach hunting estate

Date

1895-1910

Reference

AUCH

Level

File

Scope and Content

Extensively illustrated with humourous poems, literary quotations and signatures of guests, with 53 hunting, landscape and portrait photographic images; alongside hunting and equestrian sketches and cartoons, with a watercolour inscribed: 'Achnashellach red deer on Ben Fuar Tholl, sketched from nature through the telescope by Frank Baden-Powell. Described by one contributor as, 'that big red well kept book, which guests took such delight in, as sitting in the fireside rook, they laughed o'er sketch and writing',

Extent

1 volume

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

38 pages

Access Conditions

Open access

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