Letters from Thomas Campbell to John Richardson, with related material

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises 23 autograph letters, including some with red or black seals, from Campbell to John Richardson dated 18 November 1800-16 April 1830, including 1 undated (with transcripts), and 1 printed portrait of Campbell.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Campbell (1777-1844), the poet, and John Richardson (1780-1864), the parliamentary solicitor, his friend. For fuller details of the lives and achievements of both men see the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

From the library of Lord Brotherton.

Note

In English.