Various papers of James Augustus Grant. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.17922
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1860-[1872, or after.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 125 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    125 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers include, James Augustus Grant's agreement with John Hanning Speke, 1860 (folio 2); Grant's expenses during the African expedition (folio 3); table of temperature and rainfall, 1860-1863 (folio 4); notes on Speke's latitudes, etc. (folio 10); journal, 12-22 April 1863 (folio 14); speech on the expedition delivered in Calcutta, 4 December 1865 (folio 32); zoological notes (folio 56); lecture on Kashmir (folio 87); note by Christopher P Rigby on the second volume of Sir Richard Burton's ‘Zanzibar’ (London, 1872) (folio 107); lists of committees, etc., on which Grant served (folio 108); a family memoir (folio 121); and a map of the Nile from Gondokoro in southern Sudan to central Egypt (folio 124).

  • Separated Materials

    See also MS.17933.

Components