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Professor Denis O'Brien reports that on contacting a descendant of McCulloch, he was informed that his papers had comparatively recently been destroyed.

41 letters from David Ricardo, 1816-1823. BL Add. MS. 34545.

39 letters from various correspondents, 1820-1863.

London UL, A.L.s 57, 187, 271, 413.

About 25 letters connected with his Chair of Political Economy at University College, London. College correspondence, UCL

Four letters to various correspondents, 1823-1838.

Hollander collection, University of Illinois Library, Urbana.

Records of his work at His Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Stationery Office Records and Comptroller’s Private Letter­book, PRO

A note on gold currency in India. Halifax papers, India Office Library.


EDWARD GEORGE EARLE LYTTON BULWER-LYTTON, Baron Lytton, two letters, 1851.

Bulwer-Lytton papers, Hertfordshire RO

EDWIN CHADWICK, three items, 1841-1852. Chadwick papers, UCL

BENJAMIN DISRAELI, Earl of Beaconsfield, 24 letters, 1848-1863. Disraeli papers, NRA 0842.

WILLIAM EWART, GLADSTONE, five letters, 1853-1859. BL Add. MSS. 44381-44392.

HENRY GEORGE GREY, 3rd Earl Grey, three letters, 1844-1856. Grey of Howick papers, Durham D. P.

WILLIAM HUSKISSON, a few letters, 1825. BL Add. MS. 38746.

SIR GEORGE CORNEWALL LEWIS, ten letters, 1846-1863. Harpton Court papers, NLW

SAMUEL JONES LOYD, Baron Overstone, 20 letters, 1856-1864.

Overstone papers, London UL, MS. 804.

JOHN MURRAY, several letters, n.d. Archives of John Murray Ltd. 17

MACVEY NAPIER, 70 letters, 1817-1847. BL Add. MSS. 34612-34630.

SIR ROBERT PEEL, c. 25 items, 1842-1850. BL Add. MSS. 40512-40603.

FRANCIS PLACE , four letters, 1820-1827. BL Add. MS. 37949.

DAVID RICARDO, 35 letters, 1816-1823. Ricardo papers, Cambridge UL, Add. MS. 7510.

WILLIAM RITCHIE, about ten letters (with related accounts and other material), 1820-1824 and n.d. William Ritchie’s MSS. 10


SDUK papers, UCL

THOMAS SPRING-RICE, 1st Baron Monteagle, some letters, n.d. Monteagle papers, NL1

JOHN STRANG, ten letters, 1852-1860.

Records of the Dilettante Society of Glasgow, Glasgow City Archives.

SIR ROBERT JOHN WILMOT-HORTON, 16 letters, 1826-1831.

Catton collection, Derby Borough Library.

Printed Material

DENIS PATRICK O’BRIEN, J. R. McCulloch ( London, 1970).

New Palgrave ; ODNB; Boase II 579; ESS IX 649; IESS IX 501.

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