Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1833

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/87
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000234
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Aug 1831-29 Nov 1833
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 151 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include requests for recommendation, patronage and financial aid, and invitations to dine/ visit. Also includes news of the death of Mountstuart Elphinstone's sister, Miss Anne Elphinstone; John Briggs' resignation from the Board of Commissioners in Mysore; Mrs Julia Strachey's thanks to Elphinstone for assisting with an appointment for her son; the Naroba case and opinions on literacy works. One letter, Mss Eur F88/87/44, is in French

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