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Letters to William Louis Beaufort, 1793-1802 Public Deposited

Letters to William Louis Beaufort, 1793-1802

Alternative title
  • William Beaufort letters, 1793-1802
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 4032 ; former shelfmark: K. 6. 62
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Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
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Date Created
  • start 1793
  • end 1802
Physical extent
  • 33 folios
Language
Abstract
  • IE TCD MS 4032 is a collection of copies of letters written to William Lewes [Louis] Beaufort (1771-1849) from his parents Daniel Augustus Beaufort (1739-1821) and Mary Beaufort. On the front cover is written: ‘Letters from my father and mother’. Letters date from 28 November 1793 to 3 November 1802. Extent: 33 folios.
Bibliography
  • See, in general, CC Ellison, The hopeful traveller: the life and times of Daniel Augustus Beaufort LL D 1739-1821 (Kilenny: Boethius, 1987) especially the itineraries pp121-128, and the lists of Beaufort MSS in various places, pp129-130. There are microfilms in Trinity College Dublin of the manuscripts of the Beauforts Huntingdon Library (California). The Knight of Glin has a microfilm and he once (?1967) proposed to do an edition of DA Beaufort's journals.See also Beaufort correspondence in National Library of Ireland.
Collection title
  • Papers of the Beaufort family
Provenance
  • Acquired by purchase by the Library of Trinity College Dublin on 31 March 1967.
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Medium
  • ink
Support
  • calf (leather)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS4032_01
Source
  • 0045779

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