Copy Letterbook

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 Eng MS 705a
  • Dates of Creation
      1886-1887
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 volume Condition: Many pages extremely faded.

Scope and Content

A letterbook containing copies (impressed and occasionally indistinct) of letters and papers:

  • (a) Lord Russell to the Foreign Office, with despatch of Ali Pacha, 21 January 1866;
  • (b) Turkish law in connection with the educational question in Syria;
  • (c) a letter to Mr Eyers (H.M. Consul Beirut) from (W.F. Connor ?), April 1887, [14 pages];
  • (d) to Monsieur Ambassadeur, signed Said, 24 February 1887, [4 pages];
  • (e) to Mr Eyers from W.F.C., 20 April 1887;
  • (f) from the Catechist at Husu 12 April 1887, [4 pages];
  • (g) To the Representatives of the Moslem Council of the village (- ?) in the localities of Jerusalem;
  • (h) to Noel Temple Moor (H.M. Consul Jerusalem) from W.F.C., 21 September 1887;
  • (i) 2 letters to W.F.C. from Medebah;
  • (j) W.F.C. to John Dickson (H.M. Consul Damascus).