Correspondence of the Rev. James Austin Roberts, congregationalist minister, and his wife Sarah (n Gilby), 1813-31 and 1832-71, including letters to each other; letters to their son Austin, 1856-8, 1874; memoranda of James Austin Roberts, 1818-22; and a letter from the Duke of Wellington to the Marquis of Normanby, 1840.
Correspondence of the Rev. James Austin Roberts, his wife, and son
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- Dates of Creation1813-74
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- Language of MaterialEnglish.
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Administrative / Biographical History
James Austin Roberts (1795-1872) was a Congregational minister, in Wiltshire, 1828-32, in New York, 1832, and at New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1832-62.
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Bought by the Library from Henry Bristow Ltd., 1981.
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