Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for January to June 1850

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/158
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00027e
  • Dates of Creation
      01 Jan 1850-01 Jul 1850
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 143 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include the death of Lord Jeffery and erecting a monument to him; concerns over Mountstuart Elphinstone's eyes and the correspondents' ill health; patronage (e.g. for Major Chisholm's son); opinions on the state of France (Mss Eur F88/158/37) and the latest Indian news (e.g. the successor to the King of Delhi to retain his title for the moment Mss Eur F88/158/39)

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