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Private papers of Sir Maurice de Bunsen, 1877-1896

MS. 12138/32
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Item 1: Papers relating to entry into Foreign Office, including draft essays on international law, French prose exercise, precis of despatches, letters to Elizabeth de Bunsen from Maurice de Bunsen and others, discussing Maurice de Bunsen's entry and first appointments, copy of Dean Liddell's character reference, copy of telegram (11 May 1878) about attack on Emperor of Germany, 1877-1878.

Item 2: Papers from Japan and Siam, including invitation in Japanese, letter and telegrams on departure from Siam, press-cuttings book on death of Crown Prince of Siam (1895), small painting of British Legation in Bangkok, photographs, including of Bangkok diplomats, Royal family and HMS Redbreast, album of photographs of Upper Siam, 1892-1896.


  • Creation: 1877-1896


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12138/32

Former reference:

MB/III/E-F, De Bunsen Box 13.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom