Motherwell, William, 1797-1835

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Scottish poet.

From the description of The waithman's wail : autograph manuscript of a portion of the poem, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270613383

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creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1829 Dec. 7, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 Dec., to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1823 Feb. 19, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1822 May 9, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835,. A ballad note-book / kept by William Motherwell (of Glasgow) about the years 1826-1827, copied verbatim by J. B. Murdoch from the original - Glasgow 1875 : manuscript, 1875. Houghton Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1826 May, Buckshead Hotel, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Hall, Richard, fl. 1832. Papers relating to The day, 1832. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1827 Jan. 30, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1830 Oct. 21, Courier Office, Glasgow, to David Laing / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1828 Oct. 10, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1822 May 11, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 June 29, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 June 6, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Hall, Richard, fl. 1832. Papers relating to The day, 1832. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835,. Ballads, many of them obtained by W[illia]m Motherwell directly from recitation : a considerable number from Peter Buchan : manuscript, 1874. Houghton Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 Mar. 13, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1822 Sept. 14, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter to Peter Buchan. Glasgow, Scotland. 1830 Aug. 18. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Buchan, Peter, 1790-1854. Collection, 1823-1900. Houghton Library
referencedIn Child, Francis James, 1825-1896. English and Scottish popular ballad research materials, 1849-1914. Houghton Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1827 May 26, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 Jan. 31, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. The waithman's wail : autograph manuscript of a portion of the poem, undated. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1820 Dec. 13, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1821 Nov. 7, Paisley, to David Laing / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1820 July 26, Paisley, to David Laing, South Bridge, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1824 Dec. 6, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1828 Feb. 28, Paisley, to David Laing, Edin. / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1825 July 25, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Motherwell, William, 1797-1835. Letter: 1821 Aug. 27, Paisley, to David Laing, Edinburgh / W. Motherwell. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
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associatedWith Alexander, William, Sir, ca. 1567-1640. person
associatedWith Blair, John, d. 1782. person
associatedWith Buchan, Peter, 1790-1854, person
associatedWith Campbell, G. A.. person
associatedWith Chepman, Walter, 1473?-1538? person
associatedWith Child, Francis James, 1825-1896. person
associatedWith Faculty of Advocates (Scotland). Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Fields, Annie, 1834-1915, person
associatedWith Gibb, James, person
associatedWith Helisheld Castle. corporateBody
associatedWith Hymington, Lawrie, fl. 1823. person
associatedWith Jamieson, Robert, 1780?-1844. person
associatedWith Laing, David, 1793-1878. person
associatedWith Maitland Club, Glasgow. corporateBody
associatedWith Montgomery, Family. family
associatedWith Morris, Gil. person
associatedWith Muire, William, Sir, fl. 1635. person
associatedWith Murdoch, J. B., person
associatedWith Myllar, Androw, fl. 1503-1508. person
associatedWith Robertson, David, 1795-1854. person
associatedWith Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. person
associatedWith Sempill, Francis, 1616?-1682. person
associatedWith Semple, David, 1808-1878. person
associatedWith Smith, Charles, 1786-1856. person
associatedWith Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Scotland
Subject
Ballads, Scots--History and criticism
Ballads, English
Ballads, Scots
Autographs
Folk songs, Scots
Scottish poetry
Occupation
Compilers
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Birth 1797-10-13

Death 1835-11-01

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