Two letters from Thomas Erskine to George Harding, 1785.

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two letters from Thomas Erskine to Justice George Harding, 1785.

ms23 Autograph letter signed, Thomas Erskine to [Justice George] Harding (Hardinge).Giving information on his health and his intention to go to Dover [Kent] for an indictment for murder.Signed T Erskine. nd.

ms24 Autograph letter signed, Thomas Erskine to [Justice George] Harding (H).Asking for a copy of a speech.Signed T Erskine. 8 August 1785.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Erskine (1750-1823), first Baron Erskine, politician, barrister and lord chancellor.

Conditions Governing Access

By appointment with the Keeper of Manuscripts. Access to records containing confidential information may be restricted.

Note

Call number used to be ms23, ms24

Other Finding Aids

Individual Manuscripts and Small Collections database available as part of Manuscripts Database.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Paper: 19x22.7cm; 17.5x21cm mounted.

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database

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Accruals

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