Papers and notes of Mountstuart Elphinstone regarding the relations between the British Government and the Native States of India.

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/449
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00036a
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1849-1858
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 portfolio 134 folios

Scope and Content

Includes correspondence with Sir Thomas Edward Colebrooke and Charles Grant, Baron Glenelg; notes and press cuttings about the education and employment of Indians; a printed copy of 'A letter from Sir Edward Ryan and Mr Charles Hay Cameron to the Honourable Court of Directors of the East India Company on the subject of admitting natives of India to their civil, military, and medical services'; a copy of the Bengal Hurkaru Weekly Supplement, 21 Nov 1846; and comments on books on India by John Kaye and George Campbell

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