Microfilms of Correspondence between Sir Robert Peel and Queen Victoria

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Microfilms of correspondence between Sir Robert Peel and Queen Victoria, 1841-6.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet, (1788-1850) was Prime Minister, 1834-5 and 1841-6. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The microfilms were bought by the Library in 1972.

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.

Additional Information

The originals are located in the Royal Archives, Windsor Castle