Papers of Hugh Elliot relating to the Neapolitan Mission. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS.13023-13053
Level of Description
Sub-Series

Dates

  • 1802-1808, 1814. (Creation)

Extents

  • 31 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    These papers cover every aspect of Hugh Elliot's official activities during his embassy at Naples and subsequently at Palermo, 1803-1806. In addition to normal diplomatic affairs, they deal extensively with naval operations in the Mediterranean and with military campaigns in southern Italy, particularly Calabria.

  • Bibliography

    Oscar Browning, in 'Hugh Elliot at Naples', ‘English Historical Review’, volume iv, 1889, pages 209-228, quotes many of the papers represented in this collection either from copies in other collections or from texts published in the Countess of Minto's ‘Memoir of Hugh Elliot’ (Edinburgh, 1868).

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