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Eliot, Sir Charles Norton Edgecumbe, (1862-1931), Knight, diplomat and biologist

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Surname: Eliot
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Charles Norton Edgecumbe
Gender: Male
Date: 1862-1931
Title: Knight
History: High Commissioner to Samoa 1899, HC British East Africa Protectorate and consul-general for Zanzibar 1900-1904. Member of Royal Commission on Electoral Reform 1908. High Commissioner and consul-general to Siberia 1918, ambassador to Tokyo 1920
References: WWW; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274890 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P148112 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
notebooks and papers
Natural History Museum Library and Archives
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
1924-25: corresp
The National Archives
letters (10) to Sir Granville Bantock
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
1903-04: corresp with Robert Arthur Chamberlain
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 11225 Chamberlain
1918-19: corresp with Lord Hardinge
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 3853
1894: letters to Lord Kimberley
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 1274 Wodehouse
1918-19: corresp with Sir Francis May
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1913-20: letters to GE Morrison
State Library of New South Wales, Mitchell Library
NRA 25521