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Burton, Sir Richard Francis (1821-1890) Knight Explorer and Diplomat

GB/NNAF/P132444   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P4334)

Location of Related Collections
Scopepapers, mainly photograph albums and newspaper cuttings
RepositoryWiltshire and Swindon History Centre
Record Reference2667 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 42033 Arundell of Wardour
Scopeannotated books, literary MSS, corresp and papers
RepositoryHuntington Library
Record Referenceformerly at Royal Anthropological Institute
Other referencesee HMC Private papers of British diplomats 1782-1900, 1985
Scope(copy) MSS, books and pamphlets from his library
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 3236
Other referencesee Annual return 1993
Scope1885-90: letters (85) and MSS of lectures (4)
RepositoryHuntington Library
Other referencesee Guide to literary MSS 1979
Scope1858-72: travel notebooks (2 vols)
RepositoryRoyal Geographical Society
Record ReferenceRFB link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referencesee HMC Private papers of British diplomats 1782-1900, 1985
Scope1865-90: corresp and literary MSS (62 items)
RepositorySyracuse University Libraries
Other referencesee NUC MS 66-1956
Scopenotes for his translation of Camoens, etc (1 vol)
RepositoryHarvard University: Houghton Library
Record ReferenceMS Eng 37
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
Scopecorresp, papers and annotated books
RepositoryOrleans House Gallery
Other referencesee ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
Scope1860-91: papers of and rel to Burton
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd.MS.49380 ff.54-72
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1851-1910: corresp
RepositoryRichmond upon Thames Local Studies Library
Other referencesee Matthews & Wainwright, MSS rel to Middle East, p73
Scope1874-89: letters to HS Ashbee
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 38808C
Scopec1884-90: letters to JJ Fahie
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng misc d 187
Other referencesee Annual report 1979-80 p18
Scope1864-81: letters to Sir Francis Galton
RepositoryLondon University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
Scope1855-6: letters to Lord Houghton
RepositoryCambridge University: Trinity College Library
Record ReferenceHoughton 228:11-50
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1852-80: letters (61) to Royal Geographical Society and other papers intended for publication by the RGS
RepositoryRoyal Geographical Society
Record ReferenceRGS/CB link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995; RGS Archives
Scope1864-76: letters (13) to Sir William Stirling-Maxwell
RepositoryGlasgow City Archives
Record ReferenceT-SK 29.14-26 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 24669 Stirling
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1873-1890: (copy) several iterms exported 1984 incl 'Ultima Thule', notes on group marriage
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 1458
Scope(copy) 'The Dying Language of the Veglia Island' and other items exported 1980
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 1934
Scopec1840-1911: papers and corresp incl Isabel Burton, spouse
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record Reference88861-88877
Other referencesee Annual Return 2009
Scope1861-1876: corresp and other papers sent to William Henry Wylde
RepositoryDurham University Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceWYL link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window

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