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  1. ‘Capt C. at Marshag. May 22nd 71’

    Genre/Subject Matter This pencil sketch on paper depicts a man reclining against a pillow on a chaise-longue while reading. It is drawn in the style of ...

    1 image in record Ref: Mss Eur F140/234/4  Date(s): 22 May 1871
  2. Newspaper article on 'Wahabeeism'

    Article printed in a Bombay newspaper, and originally taken from the Bengal Hurkaru , 30 December 1865 regarding the dangers of Wahabeeism [Wahhabism] ...

    2 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, f 1  Date(s): 1866
  3. Letter from Edward Weller to Pelly regarding a map for submission with an article in the Royal Geographical Society journal

    Mr Weller requests that Pelly mark the places mentioned in his article on the map, encloses additional prints of the map which Pelly had requested and ...

    4 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 2-3  Date(s): 04 Sep 1865
  4. Letter from H W Bates to Pelly regarding Dr Colvill's journal

    Letter informing Pelly that Dr Colvill's journal would not be published by the Royal Geographical Society and reassuring Pelly that Dr. Colvill had not ...

    4 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 4-5  Date(s): 15 Aug 1865
  5. Handwritten note by Pelly regarding the contents of the file

    The note states '1864-1866 Miscellaneous papers concerning Riadh trip and other papers concerning Riadh trip placed in my book containing my reports of ...

    2 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, f 6  Date(s): 1864-1866
  6. Correspondence to Pelly from the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew

    Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Director of the Royal Botanical Gadens at Kew regarding samples of Arabian plants which Pelly had collected on his travels ...

    4 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 7-8  Date(s): 25 Jun 1865
  7. Correspondence from the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew regarding specimens sent to them

    Letter from Daniel Oliver, Keeper of the Kew Herbarium, to Pelly regarding the examples of Arabian Plants Pelly had sent to them and Pelly's request for ...

    3 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 9-10  Date(s): 26 Aug 1865
  8. Handwritten account by Pelly of his travels to Riadh [Riyadh] and their relevance to the Royal Geographical Society

    The account provides background on the various travels across South Eastern Asia undertaken by Pelly as part of his duties to the British Government, his ...

    4 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 11-12  Date(s): 1865
  9. Papers relating to Pelly's expedition to Riyadh, including a draft of a talk given by him to to the Royal Geographical Society.

    The papers relate primarily to the Royal Geographical Society who published Pelly's account of his journey to Riyadh and invited him to submit a talk to ...

    23 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F126/64  Date(s): 1864-1866
  10. Third of 3 Journals (1867–73) of Jeffery Charles Amherst (1844–77), fourth son of 2nd Earl Amherst

    Genre/Subject Matter Third of three journals covering Amherst’s service with his regiment and furloughs in India and Europe between 1867 and 1873. Watercolour, ...

    2 images in record  Ref: Mss Eur F140/234  Date(s): 1 Aug 1870-Apr 1876

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