Archive of Laurence Sulivan
Papers of Laurence Sulivan, consisting of letters to and from Sulivan.
- Creation: 1764-1786
0.55 Linear metres (5 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 190].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. hist. b. 190-191, c. 269-271
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13372
Archive of Laurence Sulivan, consisting of letters to and from Sulivan, 1764-1786
Biographical / Historical
Laurence Sulivan (1713-1786) was director of the British East India Company. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39637-41.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Mrs D. Griffin in 1943.
- Sulivan | Laurence | 1713-1786 | Director of the East India Co (Person)
- East India Co (Organisation)
- Catalogue of the archive of Laurence Sulivan
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
- Language of description
- Script of description