Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for September to December 1840

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/117
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000264
  • Dates of Creation
      18 Feb 1840-28 Dec 1840
  • Language of Material
      English Italian
  • Physical Description
      1 file 173 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence includes news from India, such as the reaction to the appointment of Mr Powell as Head Master of Madras School and requests for letters of introduction to Lord Elphinstone. Also includes the deaths of Mountstuart Elphinstone's siblings, Admiral Charles Elphinstone Fleeming and Miss Elizabeth Mackenzie Elphinstone. One letter, Mss Eur F88/117/41, is in Italian

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