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Russell, Lord John (1792-1878) 1st Earl Russell, statesman

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Surname: Russell
Pretitle: Lord
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1792-1878
Title: 1st Earl Russell
Biography: ODNB link for Russell, Lord John (1792-1878) 1st Earl Russell, statesman
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P164075 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P24987 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Lord John Russell
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1804-78: official and general corresp and papers
The National Archives
See HMC Papers of British colonial governors 1782-1900, 1986
2
c1834-66: letters from Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and Lord Melbourne
Royal Archives
See HMC Papers of British cabinet ministers 1782-1900, 1982
3
1819-60: literary papers and misc corresp
British Library, Manuscript Collections
4
1836-1863: misc corresp
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
5
1852-68: letters (35) mainly from Viscount Amberley and Mrs T Moore 1849: diary
McMaster University Library
NRA 12092
6
1847-51: letter-book; c1809-73: misc letters and notes (13 items)
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
7
misc literary and political papers (2 vols, 1 box)
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
See Manuscript collections 1978
8
1808-66: corresp and papers (4 vols)
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
See Guide 1978 p118
9
1817-74: political letters and memoranda (148 items)
Duke University: William R Perkins Library
NRA 22505 Russell
10
1837-64: letters (100) (copies)
British Library, Manuscript Collections
11
1830-59: corresp with Lord Aberdeen
British Library, Manuscript Collections
12
1840-52: letters to Sir TD Acland
Surrey History Centre
NRA 14087 Selwyn
13
1841: letters to 1st Marquess of Anglesey
Collection held privately: enquiries to Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections
NRA 10 Paget
14
1854-67: letters to Dukes of Bedford
Woburn Abbey
NRA 26179 Russell
15
1865-66: corresp (c43 items) with Speaker Brand
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 6114
16
corresp with Lord Brougham
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
See Irwin and Staveley, Libraries of London
17
1814-67: letters to Lord Broughton
British Library, Manuscript Collections
18
1861-64: corresp with Sir Andrew Buchanan
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 8677 Buchanan
19
corresp with Sir Henry Lytton Bulwer
Norfolk Record Office
NRA 6790 Bulwer
20
1835-41: corresp with Thomas Buxton
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 24097 Buxton
21
1855: corresp with Stratford Canning
The National Archives
22
1836-72: corresp (105 items) with Sir E Chadwick
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 21653 Chadwick
23
1843-64: letters to 1st Marquess of Clanricarde
West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds
NRA 16182 De Burgh
24
1840-70: letters to 4th Earl of Clarendon
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 6302
25
1839: corresp with Lord Clive
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 20151 Herbert
26
1846-63: corresp with Richard Cobden
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 10616 Cobden
27
1852-66: corresp with 1st Earl Cowley
The National Archives
28
1859-63: corresp with Sir John Fiennes Crampton
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 28051 Crampton
29
1835-65: corresp with 11th Earl of Dalhousie
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 17164

See NRA(S)0805
30
1836-71: letters (16) to JE Denison
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 205 Denison
31
1832-52, 1867: letters to 14th Earl of Derby
Liverpool Record Office
NRA 20084
32
1816-75: letters to Dukes of Devonshire
Chatsworth House
NRA 20594 Cavendish
33
1851-74: letters (19) to Disraeli
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 842 Disraeli
34
c1819-59: letters to Dormer family
Warwickshire County Record Office
NRA 11084 Dormer
35
1860-62: corresp with Lord Dufferin
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
NRA 5700 Blackwood
36
1822-40: corresp with 1st Earl of Durham
Lambton Park
NRA 11184 Lambton
37
letters to Lord Elgin and draft despatches from him
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 26223 Bruce
38
1836-63: letters (85) to Edward Ellice sen
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 883

See NRA(S)1968
39
1824-61: corresp with 2nd Earl Fortescue
Devon Archives and Local Studies Service (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 6304 Fortescue
40
1860-62: corresp with AJ Fraser
British Library, Manuscript Collections
41
1849-76: corresp with WE Gladstone
British Library, Manuscript Collections
42
1834-70: corresp with George Gleig
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
43
1830-61: corresp with Sir James Graham
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 2634 Graham

See Annual return 1994
44
corresp (78 items) with 2nd Earl Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
45
1832-73: corresp with 3rd Earl Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
46
1852-67: corresp with Hon Charles Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
47
1844-75: corresp with 1st Viscount Halifax
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
NRA 8128 Wood
48
1859-66: letters to 1st Baron Hammond
The National Archives
49
c1854-78: letters to 1st Baron Hammond
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 566 Hammond

See HMC corresp file - Hammond
50
1863-74: letters to Sir William Harcourt
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 3679
51
1815-75: letters to Lord and Lady Harrowby
Harrowby Manuscripts Trust
NRA 1561 Ryder
52
letters to 1st Baron Hatherton
Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
NRA 4022 Littleton

See NRA(S)0044
53
corresp with Sidney and Elizabeth Herbert
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 22080 Herbert
54
1809-40: corresp with 3rd Baron and Lady Holland
British Library, Manuscript Collections
55
1840-58: corresp with 4th Baron Holland
British Library, Manuscript Collections
56
1847-76: letters (15) to Lord Houghton
Cambridge University: Trinity College Library
See HMC corresp file 19/2/1987
57
1834-46: corresp with William Howley
Lambeth Palace Library
58
1839-61: letters to Sir James Kay-Shuttleworth
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
NRA 10755 Kay-Shuttleworth
59
1846-47: notes (10) to George Keppel
Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch
NRA 4050 Keppel
60
1853-71: corresp with Lord Kimberley
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 1274 Wodehouse
61
1853-71: corresp with Sir Austen Layard
British Library, Manuscript Collections
62
1839-56: corresp with Sir George Cornewall Lewis
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 22798 Duff Gordon
63
1859-65: letters (63) from David Livingstone
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Clendennen & Cunningham, David Livingstone: a catalogue of documents, 1979
64
corresp with 1st Baron Lytton
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 4598
65
letters to 1st Earl of Lytton
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 4598
66
c1818-26: letters to 5th Duke of Manchester
Huntingdonshire Archives
NRA 902 Montagu
67
1834-43: corresp with Lord Melbourne
University of Southampton Library
NRA 25759 Lamb
68
1835-76: letters to Minto family
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 10476 Minto
69
1863-67: corresp with Sir Robert Morier
Oxford University: Balliol College Manuscripts & Special Collections
NRA 26599 Morier
70
1860: letters to Sir Charles Augustus Murray
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 14153

See NRA(S)0485
71
1859-64: letters (38) to 5th Duke of Newcastle
Gladstone's Library
NRA 14174 Gladstone
72
1810-62: corresp with 5th Duke of Newcastle and others
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
73
1832-65: corresp with Lord Palmerston
University of Southampton Library
NRA 12889
74
1830-50: corresp with Sir Robert Peel
British Library, Manuscript Collections
75
1832-62: corresp with Sir Thomas Phillipps
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 26260
76
1831-51: letters (105) to 5th Duke of Richmond
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 850 Gordon Lennox
77
1871-74: letters (22) to 6th Duke of Richmond
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 850 Gordon Lennox
78
1863-67: corresp with 1st Marquess of Ripon
British Library, Manuscript Collections
79
letters to Lord George William Russell
Woburn Abbey
NRA 26179 Russell
80
1858-75: corresp with Odo Russell
The National Archives
81
1838-54: letters to Sir Andrew Rutherfurd
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
82
1865-72: corresp with Lord Selborne
Lambeth Palace Library
NRA 11918
83
1850-52: corresp with Lord Seymour
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 24077
84
letters to EJ Shirley
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 7573 Shirley
85
1836-63: corresp with John Abel Smith and Sir James Brooke
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 25734
86
1828-42: letters (14) to Society for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 22241 SDUK
87
1859-65: letters (141) to 12th Duke of Somerset
Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies
NRA 11704 Ramsden
88
1837-74: letters to Lord Stanhope
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
89
1875: letters to Lord Stanmore
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 20961
90
1853: corresp with 1st Baron Strathnairn
British Library, Manuscript Collections
91
1850-75: corresp with AC Tait
Lambeth Palace Library
NRA 8476 Tait
92
1835: corresp with William Tapley
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 17144
93
1835-52: letters to Duke of Wellington
University of Southampton Library
NRA 20085
94
1847-51: corresp with Samuel Wilberforce
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 7132 Wilberforce
95
1854-60: corresp with Charles Wood
British Library, Manuscript Collections
96
1832-37: letters from William IV and Sir Herbert Taylor
University of Southampton Library
NRA 12889
97
1830-68: letters (12)
Huntington Library
See Guide to Literary MSS 1979
98
letters
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
See Accessions to repositories 1966
99
1832-33: letters received
British Library, Manuscript Collections

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