Papers of Mountstuart Elphinstone: a warrant for appointing Trustees for the Indian Booty, 22 Mar 1823; suggestions to the Indian Minister, Aug 1810; and printed accounts of the meeting at Willis' Rooms for the Elphinstone Memorial, 1860

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Also includes printed papers regarding views on the education of natives in India; a list of succession of governors to the several presidencies in India from 1748 to 1812; a preface to Steele's work, 1826; printed papers on the case of Lieutenant Colonel Charles W Elwood and a letter from Mrs Anne Katharine Elwood, 1827-1828; prints of The Victoria Bridge At Montreal and an article on the same, 1857; extracts on the Act respecting the Municipal Institutions of Upper Canada, 1859; and a copy of the Bengal Hurkaru, Vol L, No. 3601, 14 Oct 1826. Contains several large folded folios (folios 44, 309-312 and 332-333)

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Arthur Steele wrote, 'The law and custom of Hindoo castes within the Dekhun Provinces, subject to the Presidency of Bombay, chiefly affecting civil suits'. (London, 1868) [IOR: V4634]