Series 1: Loose correspondence, 1757-1797
Scope and Contents note
Correspondence exchanged between Jeffery Amherst and British army officials or government authorities, with the exception of two letters authored by William Amherst. This series also contains a few engraved portraits of Jeffery Amherst, autographs, bills issued by the Office of Ordinance regarding provisions for troops, and newspaper clippings.
- From the Collection: Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
There is no restriction on access to the Jeffery Amherst Collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
From the Collection: 2.25 Linear feet (3 flat oversize boxes, 1 archives box, 1 small media box)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English