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HAMILTON, Gen Sir Ian Standish Monteith (1853-1947)
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Account of operations at Gallipoli, Apr 1915, by Captain Robert Whigham

Manuscript extract of letter from Capt Robert Dundas Whigham to Miss Dorothy Meredith, describing his landing with 'D' Company, 1 Bn King's Own Scottish Borderers (KOSB), at Y Beach, Gallipoli, 25 Apr; Turkish counter attacks, 25-26 Apr; breaking of KOSB line, retreat to Y Beach with heavy casualties, and re-embarkation on RN battleship HMS GOLIATH, 26 Apr. With two sketches of KOSB positions. 10pp

Advance copy of London Gazette supplement, 16 Nov 1915, listing French officers awarded knighthoods and the DSO, and French and British recipients of the DCM

Advance copy of supplement to The London Gazette to be dated Tuesday 16 November 1915 (HMSO, London, 16 Nov 1915) containing names of French officers promoted to orders of knighthood, and awarded the Distinguished Service Order, and French and British warrant officers, non-commissioned officers and men awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal, together with details of the actions for which they were commended, including awards to men serving with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force in the Dardanelles. 28pp

Album of photographs of the Hamiltons, their relatives, friends and colleagues in India, 1885-1887, including fancy dress balls and weddings

Album of photographs of Hamilton and Jean Miller Hamilton, relatives, friends and colleagues in India, including fancy dress balls, Simla, 1886; wedding of Fanny Simpson, Simla 1886; Foreign Office staff, Simla, 1886; Lt Gen Sir Frederick Sleigh Roberts, Bt, Commander in Chief India, with his military staff; Elizabeth and Thomas George Harry Moncreiffe and their household, 1885; wedding of Hamilton and Jean Muir, Feb 1887; the Hamiltons' home at 'Stirling Castle', Simla. 1 vol

Album of photographs of the Hamiltons, their relatives, friends and colleagues in India, 1890-1893, including views of Simla and of the Hamilton's home in Lucknow

Album of photographs of Hamilton and Jean Miller Hamilton, relatives, friends and colleagues in India, including the installation of Rajagan Singh, Maharahah of Karputhala, Nov 1890; at Lucknow, Nov 1891; Simla, 1891; at Baghi, 1891; Tiger hunt at Rewah, 1891; the Hamilton's house at Lucknow, 1891-1893; review of cavalry at Meerut, 1891. 1 vol

Album of photographs of the Tirah campaign, India, 1897

Album of photographs of the Tirah Campaign, taken by René Bull, correspondent of Black and White magazine, including Hamilton; Lt Gen Sir William Lockhart; Lt Gen Paul Sanford Methuen, 3rd Baron Methuen; Gordon Highlanders, Gurkha Rifles, King's Own Scottish Borderers and the Northamptonshire Rgt; captured Afridi tribesmen; firing rocket projectiles from Karuppa Camp; mountain artillery; field hospitals; Forts Harisid and Jamrud; Kohat, Samphaga and Armhanga Passes, Peshawar, Bagh and the Chragru Kotal. With Black and White war album number 3, the Tirah Campaign, snapshots by Bull (Black and White Publishing Co, London, 1899). 1 vol, 1 magazine

Album of photographs, 1878-1884, of Jean Hamilton's family home, Deanston House, Perthshire

Album of photographs of Deanston House, Perthshire; the Muir family, including Jean (later Jean Miller Hamilton) at Deanston and at 'The Oaks', Johnstone, Renfrewshire; Jean at Kames Castle, Isle of Arran; the wedding of Elizabeth 'Bessie' Muir to Thomas George Harry Moncreiffe, 30 Aug 1883; the Moncreiffe family at Moncreiffe House, Perthshire. 1 vol

Album of photographs, 1909-1910, including Russian army manoeuvres, British army manoeuvres and Hamilton family photographs

Album of various photographs, including Russian Army manoeuvres attended by Hamilton at Ropsha, Tsarskoe Seloe, Russia, 1909, and Hamilton with Nicholas II, Czar of Russia; Hamilton with Edward VII, King of Great Britain and Ireland, at Bristol, 1909; Hamilton riding in funeral procession of Edward VII, May 1910; Hamilton as General Officer Commanding Southern Command at army manoeuvres, Salisbury Plain, 1910; Hamilton family photographs at Stirling, Glendoe and Deanston, Scotland, and at Chesham, Buckinghamshire. 1 unfinished vol

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