Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1831

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/80
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00022c
  • Dates of Creation
      07 Feb 1831-18 May 1832
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 110 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include invitations to dine and requests for recommendation and patronage; Mountstuart Elphinstone being elected a member of the Dilettanti Society (Mss Eur F88/80/5); James Ruthven Elphinstone's preserved stomach being transported back to England (Mss Eur F88/80/26); and correspondence regarding literacy works. Also includes a report on the financial department (Mss Eur F88/80/11), copy letters including suggestions for a bridge at Korygaum [Koregaon] and other improvements in India (Mss Eur F88/80/19). One item, Mss Eur F88/44, is in French

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