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Thomas Carlyle

Holm Hill, Thornhill

Description:
This was the home of Mrs Mary Russell, a close friend to Jane Welsh Carlyle.  She described it in a letter to her husband, "It is the beautifullest house this that a resaonable mortal could desire!"
Materials/Media:
paper
Dimensions:
width 179mm, height 118mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
TC/7
Digital Number:
DMPG074n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council