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Gladstone, W. E. (William Ewart), 1809-1898



  • Existence: December 29, 1809 - May 19, 1898


W. E. Gladstone (1809-1898), British statesman and Liberal politician.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Enoch Fitch Burr papers

Call Number: MS 689
Abstract: Letters to Enoch Fitch Burr of Lyme, Conn., Yale 1839, clergyman, author, and lecturer on religion and science. The Reverend Dr. Burr was a direct descendant of Nathaniel Burr of Fairfield, Conn., a brother of Jehue Burr from Aaron Burr, the vice-president, was descended. Correspondents include William Cullen Bryant, Horace Bushnell, James Dwight Dana, William Gladstone, Mark Hopkins, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Denison Olmsted, and Theodore Dwight Woolsey. The correspondence consists mostly...
Dates: 1842-1888

Dana family papers

Call Number: MS 164

The papers consist of correspondence, writings, printed material, lectures, notebooks, and miscellanea documenting the personal lives and professional careers of members of the Dana family. James Dwight Dana, a prominent American scientist, and his son, Edward Salisbury Dana are two primary figures in the papers.

Dates: 1805-1961

English Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection

Call Number: MS 753

An artificial collection of correspondence, financial, legal, and government documents, political memoirs, military records, literary manuscripts, and autographs relating to Great Britain, 1362-1945. An anonymous essay about Charlotte Corday, memoirs attributed to George Grenville, and writings by George Grote and Sir Henry Maine are included.

Dates: 1362-1945


Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Lady St. Helier papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 477
Abstract: Letters received by Lady St. Helier and other members of her family, particularly her daughter, Dorothy Stewart Allhusen. The letters, from many notable authors, political figures, clergymen, and members of English and Scottish aristocratic families, mainly concern social engagements and personal news; several letters to Lord Jeune (later Baron St. Helier) concern political matters and legal cases. Correspondents include Sir Austen Chamberlain, Pearl May Teresa Richards Craigie, Kate...
Dates: 1847-1955

Letter : 11, Carlton-House-Terrace, S.W., London, to Connop Thirlwall, 1870 February 14

 Part of Collection — Box 271: [Barcode: 39002140921256], Folder: 21
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Autograph manuscript, letter, signed, asking Thirlwall to assist in a private matter regarding an unidentified individual in Thirlwall’s diocese.

Dates: 1870 February 14

Letter : London, to Edward Hugessen Knatchbull-Hugessen, Baron Brabourne, 1864 Nov 21

 Part of Collection — Box 54: [Barcode: 39002137225299], Folder: GROUP 1932, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : London, to Sir William Stirling-Maxwell, 1877 Jun 12

 Part of Collection — Box 54: [Barcode: 39002137225299], Folder: GROUP 1932, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:


Removed from Narrative of the Last Sickness by Sir William Forbes (Edinburgh, 1875).

Dates: 1877 Jun 12

Mailliard Family papers

Call Number: MS 341
Abstract: The major part of these papers consist of correspondence, business papers and memorabilia relating to Joseph Bonaparte, ex-king of Naples and Spain. These were accumulated by Louis Hypolite Mailliard who acted as secretary to Bonaparte and was later executor of his estate. Most of these papers related to the affairs of the estate, including property in Bordentown, New Jersey, where Napoleon lived in exile from 1816 to 1839. A small amount of the correspondence as well as journals kept by...
Dates: 1785-1896

Signature, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 54: [Barcode: 39002137225299], Folder: GROUP 1932, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Signature clipped from an unidentified letter.

Dates: n.d.

William Gilman Thompson autograph collection

Call Number: MS 484

Collection of autograph letters and photographs accumulated by Thompson, a physician.

Dates: 1771-1924