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Epithet: General Surveyor-General of the Ordnance

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Epithet: Colonel; General 1812

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Epithet: of Add MS 22900

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Epithet: of Add MS 44866

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Epithet: Reverend

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Epithet: Clerk of the Convenery of Leith

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Epithet: Professor of Philosophy in St. Leonard's College, St. Andrew's University

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Epithet: General

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Epithet: notary, of Edinburgh

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Epithet: merchant, of Cromarty

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Epithet: Chaplain to Charles I and Master of Southampton Free-school

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referencedIn Vol. I (ff. 337). 1782 and 1790-1797.George III of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1782-1820.includes:f. 1 John Warner, DD, Chaplain at the British Embassy, Paris: Letter to, from W. Huskisson: circ. 1790.: Fr. f. 2 b Elizabeth ..., 1782-1797 British Library
referencedIn Oscar Wilde and his Literary Circle Collection: Correspondence, 1819, 1849-1957, 1962 William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA
referencedIn Sloane 1381Chartaceus, in 4to, ff. 292, sec XVII.1. Receipt for taking away wrinkles from the face of old women. Italian and German. f. 1.2. Directions for making malt; in German, with an English translation. f. 2.3. "How to make Aqua Mirabilis." f. ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIII (ff. 376). Jan.-June, 1764.includes:f. 1 Sir John Turner, 3rd Baronet of Warham; Lord of the Treasury: Correspondence with the lst Earl of Liverpool: 1764. ff. 2, 13, 33, 42, 60, 72, 80, 147, 148, 159, 168, 224, 248 Joseph Salvador, mercha... British Library
referencedIn includes:ff. 1-17 James II of England: A Tory tract from the people to Parliament: 17th cent.ff. 18-25 William Comrie, Professor of Philosophy in St. Leonard's College in St. Andrews University: Address to James II., signed by: n.d.ff. 18-25 Ja... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II (ff. 320). 1798, 1799.Alexander Davison, contractor: Letter to W. Huskisson: 1798.: Signed.George III of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1782-1820.includes:f. 3 Sir George Macartney, Lord Macartney 1776, Viscount 1792, Ear..., 1798-1799 British Library
referencedIn Vol. ii. (fr. 353). 1752-1761.includes:f. 1 William Harper, Curate of St. Giles-in-the-Fields: Memorial for the living of Milton near Gravesend: circ. 1753. f. 9 John Nugent, 5th Earl of Westmouth: Paper respecting sent by Buckley: 1752. f. 11 Coun..., 1752-1761 British Library
referencedIn Vol. i. (ft. 470). 1603-1751.includes:f. 1 John Carey, 3rd Baron Hunsdon; late Marshal of Berwick: Grant to, of a pension: [1603].: Copy. f. 5 Lieutenant-Colonel Martin Jubbs: Grants to, of lands in co. Meath by O. Cromwell: 1656. f. 9 Sir John Hol..., 1603-1751 British Library
referencedIn Alumni Association (University of Michigan), Individual Photographs, ca. 1880-ca. 1960s Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Vol. iv. (ff. 569). Undated.includes:f. 1 George Abbott, of the Paymaster General's Office: Petition to be appointed a Lottery Commissionor: [1742-3]. f. 3 Fifield Allen, Archdeacon of Middlesex, Sub-dean of the Chapels Royal: Memorial: circ. 1760. ..., 1603-1814 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CVII (ff. 426). Aug.-Sept. 1823.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:ff. 3, 207 José Raphael Revenga, Colombian Envoy: Letters to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1823. ff. 5-28 b Republic o... British Library
referencedIn Vol. V (ff. 276). 20 Feb. 1772-23 Dec. 1799, n.d.includes:f. 1 b Wool: Breviate for a Bill for encouragement of wearing wool: 17th cent.f. 7 Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool: Letter to Col. A. St Leger: 1779.: Extract.ff. 10, 12, 13, 17, ... British Library
referencedIn Indiana Medicine, 1993 Indiana University, Bloomington. Center for the Study of History and Memory
referencedIn LETTER-BOOK AND ORDER-BOOK of Vice-Admiral George Darby, vol. I; Aug. 1780-Apr. 1782.Navy; England: Letter-book and Order-book of Vice-Adm. G. Darby: 1780-1782.Vice-Admiral George Darby: Letterbook and Order-book: 1780-1782.Philip Stephens, Secretary... British Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, R-Z and unidentified Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXXXII. (ff. 487). General Correspondence 21 Aug.-Sept. 1756.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Home and Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 94, 97, 149 Sir John Willes, Chief Justice of the... British Library
referencedIn R.U.S.I. MAPS. Vol. LXXX (1-20). Maps largely relating to the American War of Independence. 1. 'Plan of Castine', by 'F. A. G.'; March 1816. 1:15840. Scale bar of 880 yards (= 2 inches). Map oriented with South-East at top. The plan was previously ow..., 1752-1816 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXVIII (ff. 248). July 1822.includes:f. 1 Hon Thomas St. Lawrence, Bishop of Cork and Ross: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1813-1823.ff. 3, 5 Joseph Lowe: Letter, etc., to Sir R. Peel: 1822.ff. 6, 193 Lieutenant John Allen: Letters, etc... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANE0US tracts, verses, etc., chiefly connected with the family of Oxenden. Included are:-1. "A breife and excellent exposityon of ye christian faith deliuered by Huldrichus Zuin[g]lius. . . . . . . .1536." Translated from the Latin. f. 4. 2. ..., 17th century-18th century British Library
referencedIn Pickard-Whittier papers, 1815-1915. Houghton Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL correspondence of the family of Oxenden, Baronets, of Dene, co. Kent. Vol. V.Sir Thomas Peyton, 2nd Baronet; of Knowlton: Correspondence with H. Oxenden and his wife: 1633-1639.Katherine Oxenden, 2nd wife of Henry Oxenden of Barham and Dento..., 1589-17th century British Library
referencedIn SUPPLEMENTARY MACKENZIE PAPERS44866. MACKENZIE PAPERS: letters, etc., supplementing Add. MSS. 39187-39211, 40720-40722, formerly in the possession of Sir James Dixon Mackenzie, 7th Bart. (d. 1900), of Scatwell, co. Ross. As follows:-(1) Draft of a ..., 1807-1885 British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL correspondence of the family of Oxenden, Baronets, of Dene, co. Kent. Vol. III.includes:ff. 1-238 passim Edward Roberts: Letter to H.Oxenden: 1642-1656. ff. 3, 5, 61, 227 Swan family: Letters from members to H. Oxenden and others: 1638-1668..., 1589-17th century British Library
referencedIn HAMILTON AND GREVILLE PAPERS. Vol. VI (ff. 178). Correspondence and papers of Col. Sir John Murray (from circ. 1800 John M[acgregor] Murray), ist Bart. 1795, mainly as Military Auditor-General of Bengal; 24 Sept. 1779-12 Oct. 1808, n.d. The majority ... British Library
referencedIn (V. ff. 326). 21 Dec. 1801-31 Jan. 1802.includes:f. 1 Thomas Pelham, Baron Pelham; 2nd Earl of Chichester: Correspondence with the 3rd Lord Hardwicke: 1801-1808. ff. 3, 30, 109, 132, 213, 217 Reverend Thomas Brooke Clarke, of Greenwich: Letters to t... British Library
referencedIn Vol. DXXXI, 1689-May 1709includes:ff. 1b-2 England Army of. Officers: Commissions: 1694-1715.ff. 1b-2 Parliament; Scotland: Appointment of Lord Strathnaver as colonel of Foot Regt: 1689.: Copy.ff. 1b-2 John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland; afte... British Library
referencedIn American war posters from the Second World War, circa 1940-1945 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Vol. I.includes:ff. 5-207 passim, 253, 280, 341 Reverend David Love, senior: Letters to G. Chalmers: 1787-1807. ff. 23, 136, 144 Alexander Stenhouse, Dr: Letters to G. Chalmers: 1788-1807. ff. 49-55 Charles Taylor: Letters to G. Chalmers: 1789. ff... British Library
referencedIn Alexander Ross, Chaplain to Charles I and Master of Southampton Free-school: Adversaria, præcipue de re medica: 17th cent.: Hologr.includes:ff. 64-68 b Philippus van Lansbergen: Argumenta quibus probat motum terræ: 17th cent.ff. 101-119 Aristotle... British Library
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