Correspondence and papers of Francis Werry and Francis Peter Werry.
Correspondence and papers of Francis Werry, consul at Smyrna, and his son Francis Peter, diplomat
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. hist. b. 238, c. 1032
- Dates of Creation[ca. 1800-30]
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
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Administrative / Biographical History
Francis Werry (1745-1832) was consul at Smyrna. His son Francis Peter Werry (1788-1859) served as a diplomat in Malta, Russia, France, Vienna and Dresden.
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The papers were bought at Sotheby's on 23 March 1981, lot 101.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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