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Legge, William, (1731-1801), 2nd Earl of Dartmouth, statesman

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Surname: Legge
Forenames: William
Gender: Male
Date: 1731-1801
Title: 2nd Earl of Dartmouth
Biography: ODNB link for Legge, William (1731-1801) 2nd Earl of Dartmouth, statesman
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P138531 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P17105 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Legge
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1765-83: corresp and papers
Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
NRA 5197 Legge
1732-1800: trustees and estate papers
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 837 North
1775: letterbook
Boston University Library: Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center
See Hamer, Archives and MSS in USA 1961
1773-74: 'Present State of the British Colonies in America', returns made to Dartmouth as Secretary of State
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 7864
1774-1775: papers as Colonial Secretary
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Former ref PRO30/29
1688-1802: corresp and papers rel to British North American Colonies
Library and Archives Canada
NRA 25410 Legge

See General inventory manuscripts
1774-76: letters (33) from W Tryon
Unknown location
See HMC [5] Sixth report appendix pp399-400
1760-78: corresp with Gen Amherst and Gen Haldimand
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1774-83: letters to 2nd Lord Hardwicke
British Library, Manuscript Collections
c1760-97: letters (34) to Matthew Boulton
Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service
NRA 9497 Boulton