A letterbook containing copies of outgoing letters. The vast majority of the letters are to military officers of various ranks and members of the Council at Fort William. The author is nowhere named but may be Captain Martin White.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur G37/29/7
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000286.0x0001d1
  • Dates of Creation
      [1] Mar 1761-[12] Jun 1761
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      37 folios

Scope and Content

The letters are written from various Indian locations including Calcutta, Surie and several military camps. Correspondents include Major Yorke, Major Carnac, Bryan Scottney, Captain Broadbridge, John Johnstone, Captain Carstairs, Warren Hastings, Stanlake Batsan, Mr Motte, W B Sumner, Henry Vansittart and others. The letters form a mixture of personal and official correspondence..

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Not Public Record(s)

Related Material

Mss Eur G37/29/2 f.50 is a further letter which may fit within this sequence.