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Letters from Sir Maurice de Bunsen to his family, 1878-1879

MS. 12138/2
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Item 1: c. 40 letters from America-Atlantic crossing, mainly discussing settling in Washington, D.C., and visits to New York, 8 Nov 1878-13 Feb 1879, in original binding.

Items 2-4: c. 70 letters from America, discussing opening of Congress, Schurz's interview with Indian chiefs, visits to New York and New England, death and funeral arrangements of Leonard Montefiore, 18 Feb 1879-4 Nov 1879.

Item 5: Original binding and thread for items 2-4.


  • Creation: 1878-1879


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12138/2

Former reference:

MB/I/C-D, De Bunsen Box 1.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom