Papers, 1792-1834; (bulk 1807-1819).


Newport, John, Sir, 1756-1843. Papers, 1792-1834; (bulk 1807-1819).

Papers, 1792-1834; (bulk 1807-1819).

Political correspondence of Sir John Newport with William Wyndham Grenville, Baron Grenville, and others, including Sir Robert Peel, Henry Grattan, and Robert Smith, Baron Carrington, concerning the effect of an excise tax on Irish breweries, 1792; the situation in Ireland and the expedition against Copenhagen, 1807; the return of Napoleon from Elba; construction projects at harbors in Ireland; the British financial situation; the expedition against Algiers, 1816; the Catholic question in Ireland; a general discussion of Irish problems, 1818; and unrest in Northern England, 1819. Also, two printed speeches by Sir John Newport on conditions in Ireland.

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