Milnes, Richard Monckton, 1809-1885 (1st Baron Houghton)
- Existence: 1809 - 1885
Richard Monckton Milnes (1809-1885) 1st Baron Houghton
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Letters mostly to Clark, with some to his wife Frances Clark (d.1908), Adam Sedgwick (1785-1873) and others, mainly routine in nature, and collected for their autograph value. Another volume, containing letters of scientists, was not acquired. The original numbering in each volume has been retained; in this catalogue the letters are grouped by subject.
of 16 Upper Brook St., to [Lord Ashburnham (probably Bertram Ashburnham, 4th Earl of Ashburnham (1797-1878)] sending him [Waagen's paper on illuminated MSS], 28 Apr 1830-28 Apr 1878 (circa, no year)
Arranged, bound and listed by Munby, containing letters by collectors of books and manuscripts. The letters are arranged in order of the author's date of birth. There is also an alphabetical index.
16 letters to Kay-Shuttleworth, mostly concerning arrangements for meetings and acceptances of dinner invitations; 6 letters to other members of the family from various correspondents, 1842-1860; 6 miscellaneous letters.