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DAWES, WILLIAM

MS 41645Three notebooks, one dated 1790, entitled 'Grammatical forms and vocabulariesof languages spoken in the neighbourhood of Sydney' and short vocabulariesof the natives of Van Diemens Land collected by the officers of the Frenchfrigates La Recherche and L'Espérance in 1792. 1 box.


DODWELL, HENRY HERBERT

MS 380667Illustrations, letters and papers relating to India collected by H. H.Dodwell, Professor of the History and Culture of the British Dominionsin Asia at the School of Oriental and Africa Studies, 1922-46. 1 box. Handlist.


DUNDAS, HENRY AND ROBERT

MS 18945Letters and memoranda (1792-1812) of Henry Dundas, Viscount Melville (1742-1811)and Robert Dundas, Viscount Melville (1771-1851). Amongst other high publicoffices Henry Dundas was President of the Board of Control for India from1793-1802. Robert Dundas followed his father into public office becomingPresident of the Board of Control. 1807-1812. 1 box. Handlist.


DURAND PAPERS

PP MS 55Diaries, correspondence, memoranda, literary papers, photographs and presscuttings, dated 1840-1917, of Major-General Sir Henry Marion Durand (1812-71).Served in the Indian Army; Agent to the Governor-General, Central India1857-58; Lieutenant-General of the Punjab 1870-1871, and of his son, SirHenry Mortimer Durand (1850-1924), Indian Civil Service, Foreign Secretaryto the Government of India, 1884-94; Ambassador to Washington 1903-06.16 boxes. Handlist.