Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1839

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/111
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00025e
  • Dates of Creation
      01 Jan 1839-21 Dec [1839]
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 113 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include requests for financial assistance from John Atkins and the case of Lord Henry Gordon who was in dire straits himself. Also includes letters concerning the erection of a monument for Sir Pulteney Malcolm; requests for letters of introductions to Lord Elphinstone; and letters from RK Gillespie (Mss Eur F88/111/35) and Alexander Burnes (Mss Eur F88/111/37) regarding the British political mission in Kabul

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