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Collection Level Description: Microfilms of the Letter-books of Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan

Reference: MSS. Film 1186-95
Title: Microfilms of the Letter-books of Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 10 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan (1807-86) was Assistant Secretary at the Treasury, 1840-59, Governor of Madras, 1859-60, and Indian Finance Minister, 1862-5. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Microfilms of Trevelyan's letter-books, 1840-65.

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Existence/Location of Originals

The originals were formerly deposited in the Bodleian Library, but are now in Newcastle upon Tyne University: The Robinson Library.

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Trevelyan | Charles Edward | 1807-1886 | Sir | Knight and Governor of Madras

Great Britain | Colonies | India | Administration | 19th century

Great Britain | Politics and government | 19th century

India | History | 19th century

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