Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for April to August 1853

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/166
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000286
  • Dates of Creation
      06 Dec 1851-22 Apr 1856
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file 152 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include the sudden death of Sir Frederick William Adam (Mss Eur F88/166/57 and Mss Eur F88/166/58); the ongoing work of the House of Commons' Committee enquiry into Indian Affairs (mostly in Lord Elphinstone's letters); and a recommendation by Mrs Maitland Erskine to stay in Godesberg if Mountstuart Elphinstone was planning to visit Germany (Mss Eur F88/166/40). Some of the letters have brief annotations by Elphinstone regarding his response

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