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Other papers, Bulk, 1881-1902

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MS. Grant Duff 78

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  1. Notes on the family tree, including notebook, leaflets printed by Mountstuart for his family detailing the family's descent from Edward I of England (one corrected by Shiela), and notes by Shiela about Sir Mountstuart's children, 1899-c.1980. With printed pamphlet of attendance at The Breakfast Club, 1860-1868.
  2. Letters regarding inheritances, 1863-1913, and papers concerning financial affairs, 1858-1907
  3. Memoranda by Sir Mountstuart as Governor of Madras, 1885, with proceedings of the Madras Government Revenue Department, Jan 1873, and draft letter to unknown recipient on international affairs, May 1886
  4. Three printed addresses to the Royal Historical Society as President, 1892-1897, and list of members of 'The Club', 1901
  5. Papers regarding the debt of the Greek government, 1894
  6. Miscellaneous documents, 1861-1905, including The Norfolk Chronicle and Norwich Gazette of 28 Dec 1861 reporting the funeral of the late Prince Consort
  7. News cuttings by and about Sir Mountstuart, 1878-1947

Dates

  • Majority of material found within Bulk, 1881-1902
  • 1858-1947 and 1980s

Extent

1 box

Shelfmark

MS. Grant Duff 78

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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