Correspondence and administrative papers of James Stuart including drafts, copies and extracts. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS.8335-8350
Level of Description
Sub-Series

Dates

  • 1782-1783. (Creation)

Extents

  • 16 Volumes (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The correspondence is between James Stuart, as Commander-in-Chief of the East India Company's forces based on Fort St George (Madras), officials of the Company, and officers of the army. It concerns the day-to-day administration of the forces under Stuart's command, general administration of the Madras Presidency, and local politics.

  • Arrangement

    The papers were originally arranged in sixteen bundles by James Stuart. This arrangement is undisturbed, each bundle forming one of the volumes of this series.

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