Archive of Mary Elliot, Countess of Minto
Papers of Mary Elliot, mainly concerning Lord Minto as Viceroy of India, 1905-1910.
0.89 Linear metres (13 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 213, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. hist. b. 213, c. 465-466, d. 283-285, e. 227-229
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13642
Archive of Mary Elliot, Countess of Minto, 1905-1952
Biographical / Historical
Mary Caroline Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (1858-1940) was Extra Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Mary and wife of the 4th Earl of Minto.
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. 39655-63.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were transferred from the Indian Institute Library in 1968.
- Catalogue of the archive of Mary Elliot, Countess of Minto
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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