Papers, 1721-1783.


Papers, 1721-1783.

Collection contains an outline of the administrative organization, functions, and personnel of the Board of Treasury and its relations with other departments of the government of England and of Scotland. This was compiled from Chatham Manuscripts in the Public Record Office, London. Also included is an indenture between Lucy (Tindall) Ridgeway, Countess of Londonderry, and Thomas Rutly, mariner of Tormohan, Devonshire, 1721. There is also an undated note in which Chatham wished success for Robert Nugent, later First Earl Nugent, in an election in Bristol.

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Ridgeway, Lucy Tindall, Countess of Londonderry, d. 1721. (person)

Nugent, Robert Nugent, Earl, 1702-1788 (person)

Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778 (person)

English statesman. From the description of Letter signed : [London], to an unidentified correspondent, 1760 Apr. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270891755 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to Charles Townshend, 1761 Sept. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270623045 From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to [Lord Sackville], 1758 Nov. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270623042 From the description of Autog...