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Townshend, Thomas (1733-1800) 1st Viscount Sydney, statesman

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Surname: Townshend
Forenames: Thomas
Gender: Male
Date: 1733-1800
Title: 1st Viscount Sydney
Biography: ODNB link for Townshend, Thomas (1733-1800) 1st Viscount Sydney, statesman
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P140344 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P28659 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Thomas Townshend
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1754-89: corresp and papers
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
See Guide 1978 pp136-37
2
1775-89: corresp rel to Ireland
National Library of Ireland
See HMC Papers of British cabinet ministers 1782-1900, 1982
3
1743-1801: political corresp
Leeds University Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British colonial governors 1782-1900, 1986
4
1750-98: corresp and papers rel to Canada
Library and Archives Canada
See General inventory manuscripts
5
1765-87: corresp and papers (47 items)
Huntington Library
See Guide 1982
6
1784-93: accounts
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
NRA 20037
7
1783-85: corresp rel to India
British Library: Asian and African Studies
8
1785-1800: corresp and papers rel to illness of George III
Royal College of Physicians of London
9
1784-87: corresp with Lord Bolton
National Library of Ireland
NRA 8638 Orde-Powlett

See MS sources for the history of Irish civilisation, suppl 1965-1975, 1979
10
corresp with 1st Marquis of Buckingham
British Library, Manuscript Collections
11
corresp with 1st Earl and Lady Chatham (32 items)
The National Archives
12
c1780-83: corresp with Lord Grantham
Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service
NRA 6283 Wrest Park
13
letters to George III
Royal Archives
See Later Correspondence of George III, ed AAspinall, 5 vols 1962-70
14
1778-85: letters to Frederick Haldimand
British Library, Manuscript Collections
15
1781-89: letters to Lord Hardwicke and RM Keith
British Library, Manuscript Collections
16
1784-85: corresp with Duke of Leeds
British Library, Manuscript Collections
17
1782-1800: corresp with Lord Liverpool
British Library, Manuscript Collections
18
c1776-86: corresp with Lord Macartney
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 23419 Macartney
19
1747-93: letters to Duke of Newcastle
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
20
1762-86: corresp with Duke of Newcastle
British Library, Manuscript Collections
21
1794-1801: letters to William Pitt
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
22
1763-84: corresp with Duke of Portland
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7628 Cavendish-Bentinck
23
1782-83: letters to Lord Shelburne
Collection held privately: enquiries to Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 37645 Petty
24
1782-83: corresp
The National Archives
See HMC [59] American MSS
25
1765-99: letters
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 30725 Brudenell-Bruce

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