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Person Details

Butler, James (1610-1688) 1st Duke of Ormonde, soldier and statesman

GB/NNAF/P131960   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P4396)

Location of Related Collections
Scopecorresp and papers
RepositoryNational Library of Ireland
Other referencesee HMC 36 Ormonde
Scopecorresp and papers
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Carte
Scope1639-79: misc corresp (copies)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng hist c 37
Scopeletters and papers rel to his career in Ireland, from the collection of Sir Robert Southwell
RepositoryNational Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
Record ReferenceForster Collection
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 38887 Forster
Scope1648-49: misc corresp
RepositoryCambridge University: Magdalene College Old Library
Other referencesee HMC 70 Pepys MSS
Scope1613-1684: misc corresp
RepositoryTrinity College Dublin
Record ReferenceMS 10721-26
Other referencesee Annual return 1994
Scope1664-1700: accounts
RepositoryDorset History Centre
Record ReferenceD/FSI (formerly D 124)
Other referencesee HMC Principal family and estate collections A-K, 1996 [40a]
Scope1641-79: letters (21) and misc corresp
RepositoryHuntington Library
Record ReferenceHU
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10029 Hastings
Scope1675-84: letterbook as chancellor of Oxford University and steward of the King's household
RepositoryTrinity College Dublin
Record ReferenceMS 10721
Other referencesee Annual Return 1995
Scope1672-77: letters to Lord Essex
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceStowe MSS 200-212 passim
Scope1702-11: letters from William King
RepositoryTrinity College Dublin
Record ReferenceMSS 1995-2008 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20078
Scope1648-67: letters to William Legge
RepositoryYale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
Record Referencefb190/1
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18661 Osborn coll
Scope1643-62: letters to Sir Edward Nicholas
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceEg MSS 2533-37, 2539
Scope1660-75: corresp with Lord Orrery
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 37206-08 passim
Scope1634-79: corresp with Sir Philip Perceval etc
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 46920-56
Scope1674-87: letters to Sir Robert Southwell
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 21484
Scope1678-79: letters to Sir Cyril Wyche
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Eng hist c 266
Scope1650-85: misc corresp
RepositoryOxford University: Worcester College Library
Other referencesee HMC 51 Leyborne Popham

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