Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone: private Indian correspondence for 1822 to 1823

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/62
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00021a
  • Dates of Creation
      09 Apr 1822-23 Aug 1823
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 51 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include requests for information (for example, Mrs Ellen Ricketts' letter to Mrs Keith Erskine, Mountstuart Elphinstone's sister, regarding Captain John Simpson Bamford); letters of thanks for Elphinstone's patronage; letters from old friends renewing acquaintances; letters regarding the ordering books and/or receiving them. Two letters from Conde do Rio Pardo and D'Armandy, Mss Eur F88/62/3 and Mss Eur F88/62/9, are in French

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