Scope and arrangement
· To John Bowring, politician, diplomant and writer : 2 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 27 May 1839 : (BRNG 0024) : 1 ¹/₄ pages (single sheet) : from Man[cheste]r : begins, "I write to you in haste under cover to Mr Villiers to say that I shall feel obliged if you will let me have a copy of the extracts you made of the duties payable on eatables ..." -- 1 autograph letter signed : 14 May 1840 : (BRNG 0033) : 3 ¹/₄ pages (double sheet) : from London : begins, "I am off to day by the Southampton Railway, & shall be in Paris in about a week ..." -- Both letters to Bowring tipped into the Album of Autograph Letters to John Bowring. Shelved with oversized manuscript volumes.
· To John Davis, Esq. : 1 autograph letter signed : [ca. 1843] : (MISC 3761) : 2 pages (double sheet) : from Man[cheste]r : on mourning paper; begins, "I am much obliged by the favor you did me in sending the accompanying for my perusal ..." Formerly tipped into bound volume of 10 pamphlets pertaining to the Corn Laws, call number: Pforz (Anti-Corn) Vol. 2.