Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1835

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/95
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00024f
  • Dates of Creation
      26 Oct 1834-20 Dec 1835
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 100 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include requests for recommendation, patronage and benevolence. Also includes reminders for Mountstuart Elphinstone to pay his annual subscriptions to various clubs, e.g. the New Club (Mss Eur F88/95/18); electing Elphinstone as President of the Royal Geographical Society; an invitation for Elphinstone to act as Steward at the Scottish Hospital's Spring Festival (Mss Eur F88/95/15); an estimate for fitting windows and curtains into his rooms (Mss Eur F88/95/25); request for advice after being assaulted (Mss Eur F88/95/13); and general news from friends and family at home and abroad

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