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The Laird o' Thrums Recovery
ID JSS0250
Title The Laird o' Thrums Recovery
Document Reference x/257/2b
Format 232 x 308 mm
Medium Handwritten music and note on music manuscript paper
Item Type Manuscript
Subject Scottish Music, March
Item Description Skinner dedicated this march to A McPherson, whom he called 'The Laird O' Thrums'. Thrums was the local name for Kirriemuir, made famous by J M Barrie's novel, 'A Window in Thrums'. Skinner writes: The Neuk, Monikie 4 April - Dear Laird, Here's your Recovery for 'The Cairngorm'. Only copy - please get one and return it to me keeping the above. 'The Cairngorm' refers to Skinners series of sheet music publications. (See JSS0236, JSS0774.)
Creator James Scott Skinner
Creator Manuscript James Scott Skinner
Time Period 1900s
Location Angus Archives
Collection Name James Macpherson
Copyright copyright_angus.shtml


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