Correspondence, estate, financial, and legal papers of the Hunters of Glencarse and Seaside. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.19711-19733

Dates

  • 1685-1890, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 23 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.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1971, by Dr R J Grove-White of Cirencester.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents consist chiefly of the papers of Charles Hunter, Cadet, of Seaside and relating in particular to the sale of his estates in 1848. Also papers of his son, Andrew Hunter, Coffee Planter, Ceylon. Andrew Hunter's papers are of considerable interest providing some useful material for plantation management and colonial life in the Ceylon of the early 1860's.

  • Separated Materials

    For formal papers from this collection see Ch.15397-15431.

  • Arrangement

    The papers are arranged as follows: MSS.19711-19714. Correspondence MS.19715. Estate papers MSS.19716-19718. Accounts MS.19719. Military papers MSS.19722-19732. Papers of Andrew Hunter MS.19733. Miscellaneous papers

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