Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1830

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/76
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000228
  • Dates of Creation
      05 Jan 1830-04 Dec 1830
  • Language of Material
      English Italian
  • Physical Description
      1 file 115 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include general news from friends and family, for example, the illness of Mrs Keith Erskine (Mountstuart Elphinstone's sister) is mentioned in the letters from David Erskine; Mountstuart Elphinstone's evidence for the committee on the states of affairs of the East India Company; his membership to several clubs and societies, including the Athenaeum Club; and requests for patronage (old and new). Two letters, Mss Eur F88/76/36 and Mss Eur F88/76/39, are in Italian

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