Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for July to December 1849

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/140
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00027c
  • Dates of Creation
      05 Jul 1849-01 Feb 1850
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file 198 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence includes requests for recommendation and patronage. Also includes an invitation from His Royal Highness Prince Albert to join the committee for deciding the venue for the 1851 Exhibition and Mountstuart Elphinstone's reply (Mss Eur F88/140/62); concerns over Elphinstone's ill health and a recipe for a raisin drink (Mss Eur F88/140/50); and a letter from William Erskine discussing [Gorress'] publication, 'Germany and Its Revolutions' (Mss Eur F88/140/65)

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