W.E. Gladstone Proof

Scope and Content

Printed proof, with corrections in Gladstone's own hand, of a reply to a vote of welcome delivered before the students of the Nottingham Congregational Institute on 19 October 1887.

Administrative / Biographical History

W.E. Gladstone was born in 1809, the son of Sir John Gladstone and his wife Anne Mackenzie Robertson. He was educated at Eton and Oxford and he married Catherine Glynne in 1839, daughter of Sir Stephen Glynne of Hawarden Castle, Flintshire. They had four sons and four daughters. Gladstone was Prime Minsiter four times during the 19th century. He died in 1898.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, September 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 14818

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Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

Further Gladstone papers are held at the British Library, Lambeth Palace Library, St. Deiniol's Library and University of Bristol Information Services.