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ROSE, GEORGE 1744-1818


Papers, including much correspondence, mainly from the latter part of his life.

BL Add. MSS. 42772-42780.

Rose family papers, including two volumes of letters of George

Rose, 1776-1817, on personal, family and official business. NLS, MSS. 3795-3801.

Letters to Rose from Hugh Hume Campbell, 3rd Earl of Marchmont, 1773-1793. NLS, MS. 3523.


WILLIAM ADAM, about five letters, 1795-1802. Adam papers, NRA 9954.

WILLIAM DACRES ADAMS, nine items, 1800-1809. Adams papers, PRO

SIR JOSEPH BANKS, three letters, 1789-1791. BL Add. MSS. 33978-33982.

JEREMY BENTHAM, 26 items, 1792-1801. BL Add. MSS. 33541-33543.

JEREMY BENTHAM, more letters and other papers, 1791-1799. Bentham papers, UCL

CHARLES BLAGDEN, nine letters, 1791-1792. Blagden papers, Royal Society Library, London.

GEORGE CANNING , many letters, 1802-1815. Canning papers, Leeds City Library, Archives Dept.

SIR HENRY CLINTON, 20 items, 1783-1792. Clinton papers, W. L. Clements Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

JOHN WILSON CROKER, 60 letters, 1810-1817. Croker papers, W. L. Clements Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

HENRY DUNDAS, Viscount Melville, c. 40 items, 1789-1816. NLS, MS. 18.

WILLIAM EDEN, 1st Baron Auckland, c. 150 items, 1785-1806. BL Add. MSS. 34420-34461.

JOHN FOSTER, 1st Baron Oriel, five items, 1809. Foster/ Massereene papers, PRONI

HENRY MACKENZIE, 18 letters, 1800-1811. NLS, MS. 6371.

HORATIO NELSON, 1st Viscount Nelson, nine items, 1793-1805. BL Add. MSS. 34902-34931.

THOMAS ORDE, Baron Bolton, several letters, 1784-1787. Bolton papers, NLI

SIR ROBERT PEEL, six letters, 1814-1817. BL Add. MSS. 40236–40268.

WILLIAM PITT the Younger, 58 letters, n.d. Chatham papers, PRO

GEORGE JOHN SPENCER, 2nd Earl Spencer, six letters, 1800­1817. Spencer papers, NRA 10410.

NICHOLAS VANSITTART, Baron Bexley, three items, 1809-1815. BL Add. MSS. 31231, 31237.

WILLIAM WILBERFORCE, four letters, 1784-1800. Bodleian, MS. Wilberforce.

THOMAS WILLIS, five letters, 1801. BL Add. MS. 41694.

PHILIP YORKE, 3rd Earl of Hardwicke, five letters, 1788-1802. BL Add. MSS. 35641-35737.

ARTHUR YOUNG, 11 items, 1785-1816. BL Add. MSS. 35126-35128.

Printed Material

L. v. HARCOURT, The Diaries and Correspondence of the Right Hon.

George Rose , 2 vols. ( London, 1860).

Palgrave III 327 ; ODNB.

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