Stout family: Papers

Date
1842-2013
By
Stout familyStout, Robert (Hon Sir), 1844-1930; Stout, Thomas Duncan Macgregor (Sir), 1885-1979; Stout, Robert (Dr), 1882-1959; Stout, Anna Paterson (Lady), 1858-1931; Stout, Agnes Isobel, 1891-1971; Biss, Philippa, active 2013
Ref
MS-Group-2213
Description
Papers comprise correspondence, legal documents, financial papers, newspaper cuttings, writings and published papers of and relating to Sir Robert and Lady Anna Stout, their children Robert, Thomas Duncan MacGregor, Olaf Eirik and Janet Osla Holmden. The papers also include those of the family of Thomas Duncan MacGregor's wife, Agnes Pearce, of Anna Stout's father, John Logan, and Sir Robert's half brother, William Anderson Stout. A substantial section of the papers also include papers relating to Vida Mary and John David Stout, children of Thomas Duncan MacGregor and Agnes Isobel Stout. There are also legal documents, pamphlets and other publications, many by Sir Robert and Anna Stout and newspaper cuttings. Bound volumes include a birthday book, baby book, guest book, and autograph book. Source of title - Supplied by Library Relationship complexity - Other papers relating to the Stout family may be found at MS-Group-1986; Papers relating to Sir Robert Stout are also held at MS-Papers-0040, MS-Papers-2150, MS-2059-2066, qMS-1901-1912 and MS-2059-2066. Papers relating to Dr Robert Stout are held at MS-Papers-0183. Arrangement: Arranged into series corresponding to family groups, with seperate series for printed matter and legal documents. A further small collection, mainly relating to Robert Edward and Hilary Stout, arrived in 2014 and were incorporated with Series 8 - Other Stout family members. Robert Stout married Anna Logan, the daughter of John Logan in 1876. His relationship with his father-in-law revolved mainly around their business interests. Stout's son, Thomas Duncan MacGregor Stout, married Agnes Isobel Pearce in 1919, thus linking the Stout and Pearce families. Quantity: 189 folder(s). 2.75 Linear Metres. Physical Description: Mss, typescript, printed matter, and bound volumes. Provenance: The papers were collected by Dr Thomas Duncan MacGregor Stout and his brother, Robert. They were passed to Dr Stout's daughter, Vida Stout. After her death in 2012, the papers came to Philippa Biss, the daughter of Robert Stout, who passed them to the Library, the greater part of the collection coming in 2013. Transfers: To Ephemera Collection - One Cococlub League rulebook.
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189 folder(s), 2.75 Linear Metres, Personal correspondence, Business correspondence, Legal documents, Wills, Clippings, Pamphlets, Manuscripts, Family papers, Mss, typescript, printed matter, and bound volumes.
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Letters to her daughter Vida Stout
Date: 1955 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters to her daughter Vida Stout, who was studying at Bedford College, London Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Letters to her family
Date: 1962 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters to her mother, father and brother, written from University of Canterbury, where she was lecturing in zoology, and from United States and England. Qu...
Letters to family
Date: 1953-1956 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters from Bedford College, London to her family Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Letters to her family
Date: 1961 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters to her mother, father and brother, written from Canterbury University College, where she was lecturing in zoology Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Letters to her family
Date: 1975 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters to her mother, father and brother, mainly written from overseas Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1915-1946 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Letters to her daughters, Agnes and Mary Vida, and to her grandchildren Vida and John David Stout. Includes one letter from her husband to Agnes Isobel. Main...
Date: 1936-1947 From: Stout family: Papers Description: School reports from Queen Margaret College, Wellington 1936-1942 and Woodford House, Havelock North 1943-1947 Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Loose correspondence and writings
Date: [ca 1930]-1977 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Inward letters, some not signed, and other writings; often not dated Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 13 October 1933 From: Stout family: Papers By: American College of Surgeons Description: Certificate issued to 'T. Duncan M. Stout as a Fellow' of the American College of Surgeons, issued 13 October 1933. Originally framed behind glass in a gilt ...
Loose writings
Date: 1905-1917 From: Stout family: Papers Description: Partial letters, jeux d'esprit and children's writings - all authors unknown Quantity: 1 folder(s).