Captain John Moore: Letter Book, H.M.S. Harlequin

Scope and Content

Copy letters received and sent. Letters from 1846 are mostly those of Douglas Curry, commander; he handed over command to Moore on 12 December 1846.

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain John Moore, son of Sir Graham Moore, was commander of H.M.S. Harlequin in the Mediterranean, 1846-48.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1995.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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