Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1828

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/70
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000222
  • Dates of Creation
      09 Mar 1828-26 Dec 1828
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 113 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include Mountstuart Elphinstone's travels; news from friends in India (including comments on his successor, Sir John Malcolm); his sister Mrs Keith Erskine's recovery from the death of Charles Erskine (the death of James Ruthven Elphinstone, is also mentioned); Elphinstone's possible appointment to the Board of Control; and his return to England. One letter, Mss Eur F88/70/11, is in French

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