Letter from David Erskine to Charles Nisbet

Letter from David Erskine to Charles Nisbet
Number of Pages: 
5
Date: 
circa 1780

David Erskine, the Earl of Buchan, writes a letter to Charles Nisbet expressing that he does not sympathize with Nisbet's disappointment at being prevented "by the Calvinist party in Pennsylvania" from leaving Scotland to accept "your appointment at Carlisle projected college." Erskine also mentions Roman archaeological sites near Nisbet's home in Montrose, Scotland. Transcript included.

Time Period: 
Location: 
MC 2001.7, B1, F1
Origin: 
Gift of Mrs. Louise Chase Sisk
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