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Original correspondence and memoranda, bound up circa 1825., [Circa 1818-circa 1825.]

Identifier: MS.13739

Scope and Contents

The manuscript includes:

(i) Letter, 19 November 1821, from Archibald Robertson to Alexander Walker (folio 1);

(ii) James McAdam's biographical sketch, 20 April 1820, of Captain Macmurdo (folio 6);

(iii) Notes, circa 1818, on Baroda affairs (folio 16);

(iv) Instructions, January and June 1821, to Barnewall following the Governor of Bombay's tour of Kathiawar (folio 23);

(v) Mountstuart Elphinstone's views, with related notes, circa 1825, on female infanticide (folio 33);

(vi) Extract from a letter, 29 April 1824, of Archibald Robertson to Barnewall concerning infanticide (folio 44).


  • Creation: [Circa 1818-circa 1825.]

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45 Leaves ; Folio and under.


45 folios.

Repository Details

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

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
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