Extracts from the Melville papers, 1786-1788. Microfilm.
Extracts from the Melville Papers (microfilm)
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- ReferenceGB 161 GB 162 Micr.Brit.Emp.s.4
- Dates of Creation1786-1788
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description1 reel
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Henry Dundas (1742-1811), 1st Viscount Melville (1802). Politician, Secretary of State for Home Affairs (1791-1794), Secretary of State for War (1794-1801).
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Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
Administrative/Biographical History compiled with reference to the Dictionary of National Biography .
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Listed as no. 10 in Manuscript Collections (excluding Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, compiled by Louis B. Frewer (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1970).
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The originals are held by the National Library of Scotland (Bower Collection).