Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851

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British statesman and First Lord of the Admiralty.

From the description of Letters, 1809-1849. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 40329063

From the description of Papers, 1811-1842. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20019756

From the description of Papers, 1796-1842 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 122509876

Lord Privy Seal of Scotland.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Melville Castle, to Agnes Strickland, 1849 Oct. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864799

Robert Saunders Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville: British statesman, First Lord of Admiralty in 1812-1830.

From the description of Papers of Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount Melville, 1812-1814. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122540440

Statesman and 2nd Viscount Melville.

From the description of Letters, 1809-1811. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122509812

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Autograph File, M, 1648-1985. Houghton Library
referencedIn War of 1812 mss., 1776-1879 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Hamilton, Archibald (Capt. Archibald H. I. E. C.'s Navy), d. 1848. [Letter from Captain Archibald Hamilton addressed to "My Lord"], 1820 October 14. Broken Bow Public Library
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Letters, 1809-1849. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Collection of autograph letters, notes, and related material, mainly sent to the first and second Lords Melville, 1755-1848 Leeds University Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous literary and historical manuscripts apparently from the collection of the first or second Lord Melville, ca. 1789-1805 Leeds University Library
referencedIn Papers, 1808-1888. Houghton Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Papers, 1796-1842 and n.d. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Houghton Library. Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. 1942. Houghton Library
referencedIn Viscounts Melville papers, Melville, Viscounts papers, 1600-1851, 1780-1830 William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Farquhar, Robert Townsend, Sir, 1776-1830. Robert Townsend Farquhar letters to Robert Dundas, 1810 May-1811 May. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Autograph letter signed : Melville Castle, to Agnes Strickland, 1849 Oct. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Correspondence of Sir Walter Scott, with related material, ca. 1807-1929 Leeds University Library
referencedIn The life of Admiral Lord Nelson, K.B., from his lordship's manuscripts, extra-illustrated. Houghton Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Viscounts Melville papers, 1600-1851, bulk 1780-1830. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Dickinson, Richard, 1786-1840. Richard Dickinson family correspondence, 1824-1856. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Westmorland, John Fane, Earl of, 1759-1841. Autograph letter signed : London, to Robert Dundas, 1807 Apr. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Maitland, Thomas, Sir, 1759?-1824. Letters, 1809 February 13 - November 11. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811. Letters, 1777-1831. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Papers, 1811-1842. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811. Collection of autograph letters, notes, and related material, mainly sent to the first and second Lords Melville. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
creatorOf Raeburn, Henry, Sir, 1756-1823. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to Viscount Melville, 1823 May 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Blackwood, Henry, Sir, 1770-1832. Letter and manuscript, 1821. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Papers of Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount Melville, 1812-1814. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811. Papers of Henry and Robert Saunders Dundas, 1st and 2d Viscounts Melville, 1661-1829. Library of Congress
creatorOf Shortland, Thomas George. Letter : Plymouth, to Lord Melville. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Minto, Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmond, Sir, 1st earl of, 1750-1814. Correspondence of Sir Gilbert Elliot, 1st Earl of Minto, and Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
referencedIn Scafe, Anne. Scrapbook, 1696-1808. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
creatorOf Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : to Sir Robert Dundas, 2d Viscount Melville of Melville Castle near Edinburgh, [postmarked Mar. 24 1811]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Correspondence of Sir Gilbert Elliot, 1st Earl of Minto, and Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville, 1807-1812 GB 206 Leeds University Library
creatorOf Melville, Robert Saunders Dundas, Viscount, 1771-1851. Letters, 1809-1811. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Blackwood, Henry, Sir, 1770-1832. person
correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Clarke, James Stanier, 1765? -1834 person
associatedWith Dickinson, Richard, 1786-1840. person
associatedWith Farquhar, Robert Townsend, Sir, 1776-1830. person
associatedWith FitzClarence, G. person
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associatedWith Hamilton, Archibald (Capt. Archibald H. I. E. C.'s Navy), d. 1848. person
associatedWith Haydon, Benjamin Robert, 1786-1846 person
associatedWith Houghton Library. person
associatedWith Huskisson, W. (William), 1770-1830 person
associatedWith Liverpool, Charles Cecil Cope Jenkinson, Earl of, 1784-1851 person
associatedWith Maitland, Thomas, Sir, 1759?-1824. person
associatedWith Martin, Thomas Byam, Sir, 1773-1854. person
associatedWith Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811. person
associatedWith Minto, Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmond, Sir, 1st earl of, 1750-1814. person
associatedWith Minto, Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Earl of, 1751-1814 person
associatedWith Neale, Harry Burrard, Sir, 1765-1840. person
associatedWith Otway, Robert Waller, Sir, 1770-1846. person
associatedWith Pierpont Morgan Library. Strickland Pope-Hennessy Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pope-Hennessy, John, Sir, person
associatedWith Raeburn, Henry, Sir, 1756-1823. person
associatedWith Ramage, W. person
associatedWith Rose, George. person
associatedWith Scafe, Anne. person
associatedWith Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. person
correspondedWith Shortland, Thomas George. person
associatedWith Strickland, Agnes, 1796-1874, person
associatedWith Westmorland, John Fane, Earl of, 1759-1841. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
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Birth 1771-03-14

Death 1851-06-10

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