Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for 1836

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/99
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000253
  • Dates of Creation
      23 Dec 1835-19 Nov 1836
  • Language of Material
      English Italian
  • Physical Description
      1 file 97 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include requests for patronage, recommendation and financial aid; requests for letters of introduction to Lord Elphinstone; and comments on Mountstuart Elphinstone's work for the Church Commission. Also includes a letter from Coutts & Co warning Elphinstone of a bank draft that was to be taken out in favour of a Mr Roberts which turned out to be a case of attempted fraud (Mss Eur F88/99/9). One letter, Mss Eur F88/99/35, is in Italian

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