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Papers of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Baronet (1)

Letters to Hannah Buxton nee Gurney, 1804-1840 Family correspondence, 1812-1847 Miscellaneous correspondence and copies of letters from Joseph John Gurney, 1818-1847 New Year and birthday reflections and obituaries, 1813-1845 Scriptural notes, prayers and meditations, 1828-1838 Notebooks, 1812-[c1814] Notes and…
Extents: 46 Volumes
Dates: 1804-1847
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Papers of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Baronet (2)

22 ff., 1 volume Letters and papers of or relating to Buxton, including one letter from Thomas Clarkson and two (one a contemporary copy) from William Wilberforce, 1805-1903; also including an account of Mrs. Fry's visit to Glasgow Prison in 1818, written in 1834 by Anna Gurney.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 559
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1805-1903

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  • Indexed names: Buxton | Sir | Thomas Fowell | 1786-1845 | 1st Baronet | Philanthropist X
  • Indexed subjects: Slavery -- Great Britain -- Anti-slavery movements X
  • Indexed subjects: Apprentices -- West Indies, British X

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20th century 1
Africa, West -- Discovery and exploration -- English 1
Apprentices -- West Indies, British 1
Apprentices -- West Indies, British -- History 1
Italy -- Description and travel -- 1801-1860 1
Slavery -- Africa, West -- History -- 19th century 1
 
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British and Foreign Bible Society 1
Clarkson | Thomas | 1760-1846 | Philanthropist 1
Fry | Elizabeth | 1780-1845 | née Gurney | prison reformer Quaker minister 1
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 1
Wilberforce | William | 1759-1833 | MP, Philanthropist 1