Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone: the Bombay Professorships

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/88
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000235
  • Dates of Creation
      11 May 1831-27 Jun 1834
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 115 folios

Scope and Content

Includes letters on the Elphinstone Professorships from: Robert Cotton Money; J Mill; RW Rothman; John Mackay; Reverend W Cureton; AC Donaldson; Arthur Bedford Orlebar; William Henry Sykes; John Loch; and William Ogillvy. Persons considered for the post include RW Rothman, Arthur Bedford Orlebar, Reverend Cureton and William Haidinger. Also includes requests for information about the post; applications for the post; Mountstuart Elphinstone's notes to Captain Pringle on William Haidinger and RW Rothman; and discussion about the suitability of the candidates

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