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Letter from Lord Stanley, 1874-circa 1877

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 26/8

Scope and Contents

A copy of a letter from Edward Stanley, Earl of Derby, Foreign Office, to Parkes, 8 April 1874, 1 bifolio, with a folio containing 'Tables showing how long the Interpreters in China served before obtaining that rank' and a table entitled 'Japan Service. Dates of entry into Service, & of becoming Assistants & of receiving Interpreter's Allowance', undated (1877 or later), and a bifolio, probably used as a folder, labelled in Parkes' hand 'Estimates. Establishment'.


  • Creation: 1874-circa 1877


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2 item(s) (2 bifolios)

1 folio(s) (1 folio)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

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