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Person Details

Adam, William (1751-1839), politician, attorney general to Prince of Wales

GB/NNAF/P161669   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P132)

Location of Related Collections
Scope1769-1839: corresp and papers (c138 boxes)
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS1454 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 9954 Adam
Other referencesee HMC Papers of British politicians 1782-1900, 1989
Scope1800-19: corresp and papers rel to India
RepositoryBritish Library: Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections (previously Oriental and India Office Library)
Record ReferenceHome misc series
Scope1784-85: papers rel to Westminster election returns
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng hist c 396
Scope1791: corresp with Edmund Burke
RepositoryNorthamptonshire Record Office
Record ReferenceFitzwilliam (Milton) MSS link to scanned list external link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 4120 Burke
Scopec1819-23: letters to William Fullerton Elphinston
RepositoryBritish Library: Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections (previously Oriental and India Office Library)
Record ReferenceMSS Eur F 87-89 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 27517 Elphinstone
Scope1789-1802: corresp with Charles James Fox
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 47561,47568, 47569 passim
Scope1792-1837: corresp with Sir Francis Graham
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.3943-3951
Scope1806-23: corresp with Lord Grenville
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 58973
Scope1806-38: letters (44) to 2nd Earl Grey
RepositoryDurham University Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceGrey of Howick collection
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 6228 Grey
Scope1797-1838: corresp with Lord Holland
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 51595
Scope1783-1820: corresp with Robert Liston
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.5536-5663 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1780-1826: corresp with Earls of Liverpool
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 38214-471 passim
Scope1792-1839: corresp with James Loch
RepositoryNational Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
Record ReferenceGD268 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 35439 Loch
Scope1830-39: letters to John Gibson Lockhart
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.924
Scope1781-1826: letters (12) to Lord Melville
RepositoryNational Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
Record ReferenceGD51 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10188 Dundas
Scope1822-25: corresp with Sir Robert Peel
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 40317-81 passim
Scope1811-12: corresp with S Perceval
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceADD MSS 49175 Passim
Scope1783-93: letters (11) to Duke of Portland
RepositoryNottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
Record ReferencePwF36-47 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7628 Cavendish-Bentinck
Scope1782-1834: corresp with Robertson-Macdonald family
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.3943-3951 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1815-31: corresp with Sir Walter Scott
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMSS 3886-3919 passim
Scopeletters (15) to Samuel Whitbread
RepositoryBedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service
Record ReferenceW link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 1123 Whitbread

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