Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 6 of 6

Collection

Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney

Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney (1737-1806) relating to his governorship of Fort St. George, Madras (India), 1781-6, and his embassy to China, 1792-4
Extents: 0.85 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-99
Collection

Archive of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, as governor and president of Fort St. George, Madras

Archive of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, as governor and president of Fort St. George, Madras, 1762-1790.
Extents: 2.52 Linear metres (24 boxes)
Dates: 1762-1790
Collection

Cape Colony Letters

Letters written from Cape Colony. Correspondents include Sir Henry Barkly, Robert Brooke, Sir William Eyre, George Macartney, Sir Rawson William Rawson and Sir Richard Southey. Also included are 81 letters from Robert White to his uncle, Robert Godlonton, both partners in the firm of Godlonton, White & Co., printers, publishers and stationers of Graham's Town.
Extents: 2 Volumes
Dates: 1795-1880
Single Item

Correspondence of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, whilst Governor of Grenada, the Grenadines and Tobago

Official correspondence between Macartney (as Governor-in-Chief of Grenada, the Grenadines and Tobago) and Admiral John Byron, Admiral Samuel Barrington, and the naval and military officers in the West Indies, relating to operations against the French.
Shelfmark: MSS.W.Ind.s.9
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1767-1806
Collection

Correspondence of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, whilst Governor of the Cape of Good Hope

The correspondence consists of: Official letter-book of Macartney whilst Governor of the Cape of Good Hope, comprising his entire correspondence with people connected with the government at the Cape, 8 May 1797 to 20 November 1798 (reference: MSS.Afr.t.2) Original entry book of letters addressed to various Statesmen, Admirals, Generals, Governors, on affairs of state, 9 February 1797 to 2…
Extents: 4 Volumes
Dates: 1797-1798, 1801
Single Item

Letters to George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney, whilst Governor of the Cape of Good Hope (microfilm)

Letter-book into which have been inserted letters from Britain to the Cape, 1797-1798, mainly instructions to Macartney. Microfilm.
Shelfmark: Micr.Afr.511
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1797-1798

Filtered By

  • Indexed names: Macartney | George | 1737-1806 | 1st Earl Macartney | diplomatist and colonial governor X
  • Indexed subjects: Great Britain -- Colonies X
  • Indexed subjects: Great Britain -- Colonies X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Indexed subjects
19th century 3
Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Officials and employees 3
China 1
Colonial administrators -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 1
Governors -- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Correspondence 3
Governors -- West Indies -- Correspondence 1
Great Britain -- Colonies 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- 18th century 3
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 18th century 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- India -- 18th century 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- China 1
Madras (India) 1
Madras | India 1
West Indies -- Officials and employees 1
 
Indexed names
Barkly | Henry | 1815-1898 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Barrington | Samuel | 1729-1800 | Admiral 1
Brooke | Robert | d 1802 | Governor of St Helena 1
Byron | John | 1723-1786 | Vice Admiral 1
Dundas | Henry | 1742-1811 | 1st Viscount Melville | statesman 1
Eyre | William | 1805-1859 | Sir | Knight Major General 1
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 1
Montagu | John | 1797-1853 | Colonial Administrator 1
Rawson | Rawson William | 1812-1899 | Sir | Knight Colonial Governor 1
Southey | Richard | 1808-1901 | Sir | Knight Colonial Administrator 1
White | Robert | fl 1850-1880 | partner in Godlonton, White & Co. of Graham's Town 1