Reference numberM10/19
TitleLetters to the 6th Duke of Manchester concerning a planned agricultural training institution at Kimbolton
DescriptionIncludes correspondence with: James F. W. Johnston, Utrecht [Netherlands] and Edinburgh [Scotland] ; Thomas Ainsworth, Kimbolton Vicarage; Francis Pym, Biggleswade [Beds]; Lord St John, Melchbourne [Beds]; Edward Fellowes, Haveringland [Norfolk]; J. M. Heathcote, Conington Castle; James Rust, Alconbury; Professor Sidgwick, Cambridge; Stuart A. Pears, Durham; Joseph D. Hooker, Kings Cliffe [Northants]; Peter Purves, Kimbolton; A. Crawford; all concerning arrangements for the foundation of the college and employment of staff.

Also from John Donaldson, Pentonville [London] and Henry William Dewhurst, Borough [Surrey] offering themselves as manager and lecturer to the institution.
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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P/0076Montagu; Sir; George (1799-1855); 6th Duke of Manchester (1843-1855); of Kimbolton Castle1799-1855
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