Letters from Richard Hill
Letters from Richard Hill, deputy paymaster of the army in Flanders, to William Blathwayt, Secretary at War, 1692-5.
- Creation: 1692-1695
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. d. 146, pp. 1-2].
MS. Eng. hist. d. 146
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16431
Letters from Richard Hill, 1692-1695.
Biographical / Historical
Richard Hill, 1655/6-1727, was an English diplomat and public servant who became deputy paymaster-general to the army. William Blathwayt, bap. 1650-d. 1717, was an English government official.
Other Finding Aids
One of two volumes formerly Southwell MS. 136; this volume only, Thomas Thorpe, 1836 catalogue, supplement, item 701; Phillipps MS. 9999 (also numbered 26310 - crossed out); Sotheby's, 15 June 1908, lot 691.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, G. H. Last, cat. 189 (1933), 745.
Middle Hill boards, rebacked
- Letters from Richard Hill, 1692-1695
- EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
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