Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone: private and semi-official Indian correspondence for May to October 1827

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/68
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000220
  • Dates of Creation
      02 May 1827-03 Nov 1827
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 153 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include Mountstuart Elphinstone's departure from India and Sir John Malcolm replacing him as his successor; the death of Sir Thomas Munroe and the Jagire cause; requests and thanks to Elphinstone for his patronage; and general news from friends and family. One letter, Mss Eur F88/68/24, is in French

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