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Diary, 1851: John Munro Mackenzie, Chamberlain of the Lews

Diary, 1851: John Munro Mackenzie, Chamberlain of the Lews

ed. Andrew Macmorran (Acair 1994)

The diary of John Munro Mackenzie, who was Chamberlain of the Lews (or factor) under Sir James Matheson between 1848 and 1854. The diary covers only 1851, a significant year in both the re-lotting of Lewis and the emigration of many hundreds of destitute tenants to Canada.

 

Title: Diary, 1851: John Munro Mackenzie, Chamberlain of the Lews
Record Type: Resources
Date of Source: 1851
Record Maintained By: HC
Source Type: Diary
Subject Id: 49168