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Papers of Henry Dundas

 Collection

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Papers, probably of Henry Dundas, relating to the East India Company.

Dates

  • 1783-1810

Extent

3 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. a. 25].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. a. 25, b. 345-346

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12918

Biographical / Historical

Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville (1742-1811) was a statesman. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given by Blackwell's in c. 1965, and transferred from the Indian Institute in 1975.
Title
Papers of Henry Dundas
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom