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Guard-book of papers relating to India

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MS. Eng. misc. c. 794

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Guard-book of papers relating to India, 18th-20th century, including:
  1. (fols. 1-53) letters to Sir Charles Forbes in Bombay, 1803-10
  2. (fols. 75-8) two unsigned letters of Robert, Baron Clive, n.d.
  3. (fols. 87-171) papers and correspondence of Vincent A. Smith, 1897-1919.

Dates

  • 18th-20th century

Extent

317 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. c. 794, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. c. 794

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17439

Abstract

Guard-book of papers relating to India

Biographical / Historical

Sir Charles Forbes (1774-1849), 1st Baronet, was a British politician. Robert Clive (1725-1774), 1st Baron Clive, was a British governor of Bengal. Vincent Arthur Smith (1848-1920), was an British Indian civil servant and historian.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Indian Institute, 1975.
Title
Guard-book of papers relating to India
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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