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Notebooks compiled by James Stuart, probably from the archives of the East India Company, prior to sailing for India in November 1775 to take up his military appointment at Madras., 1765-1775.

Identifier: MSS.5381-5386

Scope and Contents

The notebooks contain extracts from correspondence on a number of topics, and copies of many miscellaneous letters.


  • Creation: 1765-1775.

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6 Volumes ; Oblong octavo.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined

Separated Materials

See also MS.8436.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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