Family and general correspondence and papers of Sir Thomas Hislop. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.13111
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1783-1843. (Creation)

Extents

  • 269 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    269 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows.

    (i) Letters of his illegitimate son Lieutenant William Hislop, Bengal Army, 1822-1824, with letters, 1829, concerning his death at Kotah, Rajaputana (folio 1);

    (ii) Letters of his illegitimate daughter Caroline Bridget Van Baerle and her children, 1837-1843 (folio 26);

    (iii) General correspondence and papers, 1783-1842, including letters of Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick-Luneburg, Prince Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand of Brunswick, Francisco de Miranda, and the Duke of Cambridge (folio 56);

    (iv) Official papers, 1802-1825, undated, concerning Sir Thomas Hislop's service in the West Indies (folio 166);

    (v) Papers, 1823, concerning the marriage settlement between Sir Thomas Hislop and Emma Elliot (folio 211);

    (vi) Household and personal accounts and receipts, 1813-1837 (folio 219).

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