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Letters from Charles Townshend

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MS. Eng. hist. d. 211

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Letters from Charles Townshend mainly to his brother, George, 4th Viscount Townshend, 1754-66.

Dates

  • 1754-1766

Extent

54 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. d. 211, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. d. 211

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16444

Overview

Letters from Charles Townshend, 1754-66.

Biographical / Historical

Charles Townshend (1725-1767) was an English politician and son of Charles Townshend, third Viscount Townshend, 1700-1764. His brother, George Townshend (1724-1807) 1st Marquess and 4th Viscount Townshend, was an English politician and caricaturist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Elkin Mathews, cat. 91 (1943), 291.
Title
Letters from Charles Townshend, 1754-66
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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