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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
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275425 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P164075 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Lord John Russell
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
c1800-1913: Lord John Russell: Papers
The National Archives, Kew
2
1848 Nov 29: LORD JOHN RUSSELL: A memorial to Lord John Russell by the Venerable W B Mant Archdeacon...
The National Archives, Kew
3
1804-78: official and general corresp and papers
The National Archives
See HMC Papers of British colonial governors 1782-1900, 1986
4
c1834-66: letters from Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and Lord Melbourne
Royal Archives
See HMC Papers of British cabinet ministers 1782-1900, 1982
5
1819-60: literary papers and misc corresp
British Library, Manuscript Collections
6
1836-1863: misc corresp
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
7
1852-68: letters (35) mainly from Viscount Amberley and Mrs T Moore 1849: diary
McMaster University Library
NRA 12092
8
1847-51: letter-book; c1809-73: misc letters and notes (13 items)
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
9
misc literary and political papers (2 vols, 1 box)
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
See Manuscript collections 1978
10
1808-66: corresp and papers (4 vols)
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
See Guide 1978 p118
11
1817-74: political letters and memoranda (148 items)
Duke University: William R Perkins Library
NRA 22505 Russell
12
1837-64: letters (100) (copies)
British Library, Manuscript Collections
13
1830-59: corresp with Lord Aberdeen
British Library, Manuscript Collections
14
1840-52: letters to Sir TD Acland
Surrey History Centre
NRA 14087 Selwyn
15
1841: letters to 1st Marquess of Anglesey
Collection held privately: enquiries to Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections
NRA 10 Paget
16
1854-67: letters to Dukes of Bedford
Woburn Abbey
NRA 26179 Russell
17
1865-66: corresp (c43 items) with Speaker Brand
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 6114
18
corresp with Lord Brougham
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
See Irwin and Staveley, Libraries of London
19
1814-67: letters to Lord Broughton
British Library, Manuscript Collections
20
1861-64: corresp with Sir Andrew Buchanan
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 8677 Buchanan
21
corresp with Sir Henry Lytton Bulwer
Norfolk Record Office
NRA 6790 Bulwer
22
1835-41: corresp with Thomas Buxton
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 24097 Buxton
23
1855: corresp with Stratford Canning
The National Archives
24
1836-72: corresp (105 items) with Sir E Chadwick
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 21653 Chadwick
25
1843-64: letters to 1st Marquess of Clanricarde
West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds
NRA 16182 De Burgh
26
1840-70: letters to 4th Earl of Clarendon
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 6302
27
1839: corresp with Lord Clive
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 20151 Herbert
28
1846-63: corresp with Richard Cobden
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 10616 Cobden
29
1852-66: corresp with 1st Earl Cowley
The National Archives
30
1859-63: corresp with Sir John Fiennes Crampton
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 28051 Crampton
31
1835-65: corresp with 11th Earl of Dalhousie
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 17164

See NRA(S)0805
32
1836-71: letters (16) to JE Denison
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 205 Denison
33
1832-52, 1867: letters to 14th Earl of Derby
Liverpool Record Office
NRA 20084
34
1816-75: letters to Dukes of Devonshire
Devonshire Collection Archives, Chatsworth
NRA 20594 Cavendish
35
1851-74: letters (19) to Disraeli
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 842 Disraeli
36
c1819-59: letters to Dormer family
Warwickshire County Record Office
NRA 11084 Dormer
37
1860-62: corresp with Lord Dufferin
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
NRA 5700 Blackwood
38
1822-40: corresp with 1st Earl of Durham
Lambton Park
NRA 11184 Lambton
39
letters to Lord Elgin and draft despatches from him
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 26223 Bruce
40
1836-63: letters (85) to Edward Ellice sen
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 883

See NRA(S)1968
41
1824-61: corresp with 2nd Earl Fortescue
Devon Archives and Local Studies Service (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 6304 Fortescue
42
1860-62: corresp with AJ Fraser
British Library, Manuscript Collections
43
1849-76: corresp with WE Gladstone
British Library, Manuscript Collections
44
1834-70: corresp with George Gleig
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
45
1830-61: corresp with Sir James Graham
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 2634 Graham

See Annual return 1994
46
corresp (78 items) with 2nd Earl Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
47
1832-73: corresp with 3rd Earl Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
48
1852-67: corresp with Hon Charles Grey
Durham University Library, Special Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
49
1844-75: corresp with 1st Viscount Halifax
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
NRA 8128 Wood
50
1859-66: letters to 1st Baron Hammond
The National Archives
51
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
52
1863-74: letters to Sir William Harcourt
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 3679
53
1815-75: letters to Lord and Lady Harrowby
Harrowby Manuscripts Trust
NRA 1561 Ryder
54
letters to 1st Baron Hatherton
Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
NRA 4022 Littleton

See NRA(S)0044
55
corresp with Sidney and Elizabeth Herbert
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 22080 Herbert
56
1809-40: corresp with 3rd Baron and Lady Holland
British Library, Manuscript Collections
57
1840-58: corresp with 4th Baron Holland
British Library, Manuscript Collections
58
1847-76: letters (15) to Lord Houghton
Cambridge University: Trinity College Library
See HMC corresp file 19/2/1987
59
1834-46: corresp with William Howley
Lambeth Palace Library
60
1839-61: letters to Sir James Kay-Shuttleworth
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
NRA 10755 Kay-Shuttleworth
61
1846-47: notes (10) to George Keppel
Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch
NRA 4050 Keppel
62
1853-71: corresp with Lord Kimberley
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 1274 Wodehouse
63
1853-71: corresp with Sir Austen Layard
British Library, Manuscript Collections
64
1839-56: corresp with Sir George Cornewall Lewis
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 22798 Duff Gordon
65
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
66
corresp with 1st Baron Lytton
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 4598
67
letters to 1st Earl of Lytton
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 4598
68
c1818-26: letters to 5th Duke of Manchester
Huntingdonshire Archives
NRA 902 Montagu
69
1834-43: corresp with Lord Melbourne
University of Southampton Library
NRA 25759 Lamb
70
1835-76: letters to Minto family
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 10476 Minto
71
1863-67: corresp with Sir Robert Morier
Oxford University: Balliol College Manuscripts & Special Collections
NRA 26599 Morier
72
1860: letters to Sir Charles Augustus Murray
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 14153

See NRA(S)0485
73
1859-64: letters (38) to 5th Duke of Newcastle
Gladstone's Library
NRA 14174 Gladstone
74
1810-62: corresp with 5th Duke of Newcastle and others
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
75
1832-65: corresp with Lord Palmerston
University of Southampton Library
NRA 12889
76
1830-50: corresp with Sir Robert Peel
British Library, Manuscript Collections
77
1832-62: corresp with Sir Thomas Phillipps
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 26260
78
1831-51: letters (105) to 5th Duke of Richmond
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 850 Gordon Lennox
79
1871-74: letters (22) to 6th Duke of Richmond
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 850 Gordon Lennox
80
1863-67: corresp with 1st Marquess of Ripon
British Library, Manuscript Collections
81
letters to Lord George William Russell
Woburn Abbey
NRA 26179 Russell
82
1858-75: corresp with Odo Russell
The National Archives
83
1838-54: letters to Sir Andrew Rutherfurd
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
84
1865-72: corresp with Lord Selborne
Lambeth Palace Library
NRA 11918
85
1850-52: corresp with Lord Seymour
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 24077
86
letters to EJ Shirley
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 7573 Shirley
87
1836-63: corresp with John Abel Smith and Sir James Brooke
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 25734
88
1828-42: letters (14) to Society for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 22241 SDUK
89
1859-65: letters (141) to 12th Duke of Somerset
Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies
NRA 11704 Ramsden
90
1837-74: letters to Lord Stanhope
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
91
1875: letters to Lord Stanmore
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 20961
92
1853: corresp with 1st Baron Strathnairn
British Library, Manuscript Collections
93
1850-75: corresp with AC Tait
Lambeth Palace Library
NRA 8476 Tait
94
1835: corresp with William Tapley
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 17144
95
1835-52: letters to Duke of Wellington
University of Southampton Library
NRA 20085
96
1847-51: corresp with Samuel Wilberforce
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 7132 Wilberforce
97
1854-60: corresp with Charles Wood
British Library, Manuscript Collections
98
1832-37: letters from William IV and Sir Herbert Taylor
University of Southampton Library
NRA 12889
99
1830-68: letters (12)
Huntington Library
See Guide to Literary MSS 1979
100
letters
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
See Accessions to repositories 1966
101
1832-33: letters received
British Library, Manuscript Collections

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