Correspondence and papers, including Grosvenor's journal of a 'Voyage up the Nile from Cairo to Thebes and return thither', 3 November-6 November 1829.
Correspondence and Papers of Lord Robert Grosvenor, 1st Baron Ebury
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 494 d. 476; Eng. misc. b. 339, c. 747
- Dates of Creation1827-47
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Robert Grosvenor, 1st Baron Ebury (1801-1893) was a politician. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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The papers were bought from John Wilson (Autographs) Ltd. in 1981.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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