Gifford, William

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Epithet: engineer, of Ceylon

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Epithet: Archbishop of Rheims

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Epithet: merchant, at Antwerp

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Epithet: Editor `Quarterly Review'

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referencedIn Vol. VII (ff. 280). Jan. 1815-Jan. 1816.George III of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1782-1820.William Huskisson, statesman: Correspondence with G. Canning.: 1801-1827.includes:f. 1 Walter Boyd, MP for Shaftesbury: Letters to W.... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XVII (ff. 690). A-G.includes:f. 3 Reverend William Agar Adamson, of Clonlea, county Clare: Letter to the Bp. of Killaloe: 1832. ff. 5, 37 Reverend William Agar Adamson, of Clonlea, county Clare: Correspondence with Lord Goderich: 1832. ff. 7, ... British Library
referencedIn PAPERS relating to the English Catholics:-1. " Aunswer of me Steven [Gardiner], byshorpe of Winchester, to the articles and positions mynystrede and obiectede eiche of them ioynetely and severally by the kinges maiesties commisioners [circ. Jan. 155..., 16th century-17th century British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL letters addressed to George Ellis, editor of "Specimens of early English Romances," etc.; 1787-1815. The writers are:-1. [Louis Philippe], Comte de Ségur; St. Petersburg, 26 July, 1787. Fr. f. 3. 2. -Caumont [de la Force, Comtesse] de Balb..., 1787-1815 British Library
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. 192). 2 Sept 1809-22 April 1819.includes:f. 1 Major-General Sir John Malcolm, GCB: Letters to Sir J. Mackintosh: 1807-1809. f. 5 John Taylor, MD; translator from the Sanskrit: Letters to Sir J. Mackintosh: 1809. f. 7 Anne D. B. Montagu... British Library
creatorOf TRUMBULL PAPERS. Vol. CLXIII (ff. 88). Papers and tracts relating to Italian states; 1596-1624, n.d. Mostly copies. Partly imperfect. Latin, French and Italian. These chiefly concern the Northern states, the Valtelline and the Papacy. From Misc. XXXI..., 1596-1624 British Library
referencedIn Benjamin H. Lehman Papers Bancroft Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library
referencedIn National portrait gallery of illustrious and eminent personages of the nineteenth century, extra-illustrated Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. X (ff. 302). Oct. 1821-1822.Liverpool, Lancashire: Letters rel. to W. Huskisson's candidature at: 1822, 1823.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1820-1830.William Huskisson, statesman: Correspondence with G. Canning.... British Library
referencedIn LETTERS addressed to Thomas James Mathias, F.R.S., Treasurer to Queen Charlotte, wife of George III., and author of "Pursuits of Literature;" 1780-1817. The writers are: Robert Wharton [afterwards Chancellor of Lincoln]; Durham, etc., 3 May, 1780-25 ..., 1780-1817 British Library
creatorOf Vol. I (ff. 270). A -G.includes:f. 1 George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen; formerly Gordon; Prime Minister: Letter to A. Panizzi: 1856. f. 3 William Harrison Ainsworth, alias 'Cheviot Ticheburn'; novelist: Letter to A. Jones: 1840. f. 4 Ge... British 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
referencedIn SHREWSBURY (TALBOT) PAPERS. Vol. IV (ff. 175). Correspondence, etc., of the Talbots and their relatives: circ. 1400-1858. The writers include the Giffards of Chillington, in Brewood, co. Staff., the Lyttletons of Frankley, co. Worc., and the Needhams..., approximately 1400-1858 British Library
creatorOf British Records Association Collection. Vol. XVI A. Notebook containing copies, partly by the elder John Savery of Butcombe Court, co. Som., of poems, letters, etc., from 1805 to 1813, mostly of his children, especially Elizabeth Clark Hutchings, née..., 1767-1827 British Library
referencedIn Vol. iv. (ff. 210). 1622, 1623. The writers are:-Les deputez des Eglises Reformées de France et souveraineté de Béarn assemblez à la Rochelle"; 1-24 Jan.29 May, 1622. Fr. Signed by [Jean Paul de] Lescun, and [Jonas (le] Bessay, presidents, and other..., 1622-1623 British Library
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Senior / Hughes Correspondence. Letters received by Nassau William Senior, political economist (b. 1790, d. 1864), his daughter-in-law Jane, née Hughes, school inspector (b. 1828, d. 1877), and other members of the Senior and Hughes families; 1812-1..., 1812-1896 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XVII (ff. 220). May 1807-1816.includes:f. 1 Daniel [Stewart] [, ?], alias 'J Campbell', [Editor of the 'Morning Post' and 'Courier'?]: Letter to Sir J. Mackintosh: 1807.ff. 5, 32 Charles Grant, MP: Letters to Sir J. Mackintosh: 1804-1808: Pa... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. (ff. 573). 1815-1823.George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer: Letters to Rev. P. Bliss: 1812-1833.Reverend Philip Bliss, DD; Registrar of Oxford University: Bookplates: 19th cent.Bookplates: Bliss (Rev. Philip): 19th cent.includes:f. 2 George ..., 1815-1823 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I. (ff. 464). 1805-1816.includes:ff. 1, 3, 5, 7, 437, 451, 455 Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey; critic; Lord Advocate: Letters to M. Napier: 1805-1846. f. 9 Alexander Fraser Tytler, Lord Woodhouselee 1802; Scottish judge: Letter to M. Napier: 180..., 1805-1816 British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS Original letters and papers, etc., l5th cent.-1869. Paper; ff. 304. Folio. British Library
referencedIn AUTOGRAPH letters and signatures of Royal and illustrious persons, chiefly of England and France, of the l9th century. Amongst them is the signature of H.M. Queen Victoria when Princess, dated in the year 1823. The collection is stated to have been f..., 19th century British Library
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associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
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correspondedWith Jerdan, William, 1782-1869 person
correspondedWith Lehman, B. H. (Benjamin Harrison), 1889-1977 person
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California, U.S.A.
Elton, Cheshire
Guatemala, Central America
Mexico, Central America
Ireland, Europe
Valtelline, Italy
Mucklestone, Staffordshire
Liverpool, Lancashire
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Hopton and Coton, Staffordshire
Eccleshall, Staffordshire
Egypt, Africa
Canada, North America
Béarn, France
Great Kimble, Buckinghamshire
Ceylon, Asia
Grisons, the Netherlands
Turkey, Asia Minor
Venice, Republic of, Europe
St. Vincent, West Indies
Adbaston, Staffordshire
Port Louis, Mauritius
Repps-with-Bastwick, Norfolk
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Milan, Italy
Alveton, Warwickshire
St Lucia, the Carribean
Longford, Shropshire
Lisbon, Portugal
Alstonefield, Staffordshire
Wexford, Ireland
Waterford, Ireland
Brussels, Belgium
Cauldon, Staffordshire
Goa, India
Ellora, India
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Valtelline, Italy
Waterfall, Staffordshire
Brandon, Warwickshire
Ra's Al-Khaymah, the Persian Gulf
Lisbon, Portugal


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