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Bruce, James, (1811-1863), 8th Earl of Elgin, Viceroy of India

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Surname: Bruce
Forenames: James
Gender: Male
Date: 1811-1863
Title: 8th Earl of Elgin
Biography: ODNB link for Bruce, James (1811-1863) 8th Earl of Elgin, Viceroy of India
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P133044 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P3891 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1859-63: corresp and papers rel to India
British Library: Asian and African Studies
NRA 6185
1850-62: corresp and papers
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 26223 Bruce

See HMC Private papers of British colonial governors 1782-1900, 1986; Private papers of British diplomat
1830-46: letters to Thomas Chalmers
Edinburgh University: New College Library
NRA 27818 Chalmers
1848-61: corresp with Sir John Fiennes Crampton
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 28051 Crampton
1831-61: corresp with WE Gladstone
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1851-63: corresp with 3rd Earl Grey
Durham University Library and Collections
NRA 6228 Grey
1846-52: corresp with 3rd Earl Grey
Library and Archives Canada
See General inventory manuscripts
corresp with Sidney Herbert
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 22080 Herbert
corresp with Lord Malmesbury
Hampshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 6589 Harris
1849-63: corresp with 5th Duke of Newcastle
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
dispatches from Harry Parkes
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 25705
1847-63: corresp with Lord John Russell
The National Archives
1842-48: letters to Lord Stanley
Liverpool Record Office
NRA 20084