Microfilms of the Letter-books of Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Film 1186-95
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century (copies of 19th century originals)
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      10 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Microfilms of Trevelyan's letter-books, 1840-65.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan (1807-1886) was Assistant Secretary at the Treasury, 1840-59, Governor of Madras, 1859-60, and Indian Finance Minister, 1862-5. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Additional Information

The originals were formerly deposited in the Bodleian Library, but are now in Newcastle upon Tyne University: The Robinson Library.