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Miscellaneous notes for speeches, and other papers, 1857-80

Dep. Monk Bretton 46
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. On inter alia education, the Indian army, the American Civil War and Lancashire, cattle plague, tithe commutation, mortmain, the House of Lords, oaths, naval affairs, railways, Gladstone as leader, the 1877 Burials Bill, 1857-77
  2. Similar notes on commerce, diplomatic salaries, foreign policy, volunteers, agriculture, church affairs including disestablishment Indian currency, Cyprus, technical education, 1872-87
  3. Miscellaneous notes on foreign policy, chiefly in the later 1870s
  4. Miscellaneous papers on agriculture and land legislation, 1872-81, especially the Agricultural Tenants Compensation Bill of 1881 (with printed copies of Bills).
  5. Notes on army legislation in the later 1870s
  6. Notes on criminal law, c.1874-5
  7. Notes on friendly societies, 1875 and later.
  8. Notes for an address advising policy of caution towards Parnell while Conservatives are in office, n.d
  9. Notes on education and educational legislation, c.1877-8
  10. Notes on lunatics and lunacy law, 1877-8
  11. Letters and notes about Waterloo Bridge, 1877
  12. Notes on Indian finance and currency, 1879
  13. Notes on Afghanistan, 1879
  14. Notes on Cyprus, 1879
  15. Notes on hereditary peerage, n.d
  16. Notes on land legislation, n.d
  17. Notes on offices of profit under the crown, n.d
  18. Notes on the Post Office Savings Bank, n.d
  19. Letters, notes and press-cuttings on cattle disease, 1869-90
  20. Letter, with enclosures, from Frederick N. Newcome about his scheme for the liquidation of the National Debt, 1880


  • Creation: 1857-80


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Language of Materials

  • English


Dep. Monk Bretton 46

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