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Volume containing contemporary transcripts of letters and papers concerning the suspension of Maj.-Gen. Thomas Geils, 1798-1801

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 233

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Volume containing contemporary transcripts of letters and papers concerning the suspension of Maj.-Gen. Thomas Geils, commandant of artillery in the Madras army, in consequence of his actions during a mutiny of the 1st artillery battalion at St. Thomas Mount, India, in Jan. 1798, with annotations by Geils, 1798-1801.

Dates

  • 1798-1801

Extent

265 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 233, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. c. 233

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16343

Overview

Volume containing contemporary transcripts of letters and papers concerning the suspension of Maj.-Gen. Thomas Geils, 1798-1801.

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Geils, c.1746-1815, was Major General in the Madras Artillery.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by C. M. Firth, 1931.

Physical Facet

blind-tooled reversed calf, with blind-stamped arms of the East India Company on each cover
Title
Volume containing contemporary transcripts of letters and papers concerning the suspension of Maj.-Gen. Thomas Geils, 1798-1801
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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