Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1831

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/79
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00022b
  • Dates of Creation
      08 Jan 1831-10 Jun 1834
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 97 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include Mountstuart Elphinstone's membership of the Travellers Club; requests for introductions, recommendation and patronage; a monument erected for James Ruthven Elphinstone in St Helena; correspondence about a proposed heritable security loan Elphinstone was going to lend to Mr Gibson Craig on the security of his property, Ingliston; and general news about friends and family. One letter, Mss Eur F88/79/33, is in French

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