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The existing Campbell of Barcaldine family have a significant collection of papers, and there is also more in Edinburgh.
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Repository National Records of Scotland
Title Papers of the Campbell Family, Earls of Breadalbane (Breadalbane Muniments)
Dates 1306-20th century
Access status Open
Including letters from John, 1st earl of Breadalbane, which fill some of the gaps in section 39; wet letterbooks kept by Sir Alexander Campbell of Barcaldine, on Breadalbane's affairs, including one volume relating to Breadalbane's work as Lord Chamberlain, 1845-52.
Secretaries' correspondence. John Ferguson, 1827-38, J M de Satrusegui, 1842-4, Sir Alexander Campbell of Barcaldine, 1843-56. Writers include: hon Fox Maule, Sir Edwin Landseer, Sir Francis Sykes, Francis Meynell, Macleod of Macleod, David Laing, Cosmo Innes and W H Lizars [on printing the 'Black Book of Taymouth'], Dr Joseph Watson.