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Despatches from Sir Frederick Bruce and Lord Elgin, 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 7/2

Scope and Contents

A copy of a despatch from Sir Frederick Bruce, Hong Kong, to Parkes, 26 February 1858, with a copy of a despatch from James Bruce, Earl of Elgin and Kincardine, 'H.M.S. Furious Gulf of Pechili', to Parkes, 15 May 1858.


  • Creation: 1858


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd. Applicants may submit their request an application form which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.


1 folio(s) (1 folio)

1 item(s) (1 bifolio)

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Repository Details

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