The substance of the speech of the Marquis Wellesley on the 31st January, 1812, in the House of Lords, on the motion of Earl Fitzwilliam, respecting the present state of Ireland
Subject Source: Local sources
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Call Number: OSB MSS 29
Overview: The papers include correspondence, memoranda, speech drafts, copies of acts, and printed material relating to Sheridan's Parliamentary career. Materials on the union with Ireland and Catholic emancipation include a letter from John Milner, Bishop of Castabala; memoranda in Sheridan's hand; annotated copies of the proposed Disabilities Act of 1800 and of "The Substance of the Speech of the Marquis Wellesley"; and a survey of heads of Catholic religious communities in England. Sheridan's backing...