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INVENTORY OF THE CHARLES FELLOWS CORRESPONDENCE, 1820-1879 (bulk 1839-1852)
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Series I. Correspondence, 1820-1879, undated

Physical Description: .5 lin. ft. 1 box

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, arranged chronologically.
Box 1, Folder 1

1820, 1827, 1829

Box 1, Folder 1

From W. S. (?) 1820 Sep 13

Box 1, Folder 1

Envelope only, addressed to Fellows, 1827 Nov 4

Box 1, Folder 1

Envelope only, addressed to Fellows, 1827 Dec 6

Box 1, Folder 2

1830, 1831, 1833, 1838

Box 1, Folder 2

Signed affidavit regarding Rev. Chauncy, 1830 Apr 10

Box 1, Folder 2

Henry D. Gilphins (?) from Philadelphia, 1831 (?) Jul 21

Box 1, Folder 2

Envelope only, addressed to Fellows, 1831 Dec 21

Box 1, Folder 2

Written to Sig. Giuliano Cataldi, Genova, on behalf of Fellows, 1833 Jul 24

Box 1, Folder 2

Thomas Donaldson (Royal Institute of British Architects) 1838 Dec 7

Box 1, Folder 3

1839

Box 1, Folder 3

Arthur Barron, 1839 Feb 12

Box 1, Folder 3

Edward Hawkins (Keeper of Antiquities, British Museum) 1839 Apr

Box 1, Folder 3

Arrowsmith (?) 1839 Apr 12

Box 1, Folder 3

From John Washington, 1839 Apr 13, undated

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 3

James Yates, 1839 May 29

Box 1, Folder 3

Edward Hawkins, 1839 Nov 20

Box 1, Folder 3

Letter from Fellows to Robert Hesketh (architect) and Hesketh letter to Fellows, 1839 Dec

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 3

List of places in Asia Minor, 1839

Physical Description: 6 pages
Box 1, Folder 3

Letter and list of subscribers supporting Fellows's voyage, 1839-1841

Box 1, Folder 4

1840

Box 1, Folder 4

“True copy” of letter from Lord Ponsonby, 1840 Mar 7

Scope and Content Note

Letter published in The Xanthian marbles, 1843, p. 2-3.
Box 1, Folder 4

Monson (?) 1840 Jul 5

Box 1, Folder 4

Two letters from Fellows to ?, 1840 Sep 3-4

Box 1, Folder 4

Letters from Fellows to J. Murray (publisher) and unidentified, 1840 Oct 4, 1840 Oct 12

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 4

Samuel Birch, 1840 Oct 10

Box 1, Folder 4

H. F. Talbot, 1840 Nov 17

Box 1, Folder 4

Fellows to Robert Hesketh, 1840 Nov

Physical Description: 4 letters
Box 1, Folder 4

Daniel Sharpe, 1840 Nov 24

Box 1, Folder 4

Robert Hesketh, 1840 Dec 2

Box 1, Folder 4

Baron von Hammer, (Joseph Hammer-Purgstall) 1840 Dec 21

Box 1, Folder 5

1841

Box 1, Folder 5

David Don (Linnaean Society) 1841 Feb

Physical Description: 3 letters
Box 1, Folder 5

Daniel Sharpe, 1841

Physical Description: 3 letters

Scope and Content Note

Letters dated April, May, and unidentified month.
Box 1, Folder 5

Draft letters from Fellows, 1841 May 29, undated

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 5

William Hamilton, 1841 Jun

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 5

Letters from Wiener, and (draft replies?) from Fellows, 1841 Jun

Physical Description: 5 letters, and 2 pp. of drafts
Box 1, Folder 5

J. Forshall (Secretary, Trustees of the British Museum) 1841 Jun 9

Box 1, Folder 5

J. Forshall, 1841 Jul 13

Scope and Content Note

Letter marked “Private.”
Box 1, Folder 5

William Hamilton, 1841 Sep 9

Box 1, Folder 5

Fellows letter fragment or draft, 1841 Oct

Box 1, Folder 5

Draft of Fellows letter to Trustees, British Museum, 1841 Oct 12

Scope and Content Note

Letter published in The Xanthian marbles, 1843, p. 4.
Box 1, Folder 5

J. Forshall, 1841 Oct 15

Box 1, Folder 5

Fellows letter to Ch. Bankhead (?) of the British Embassy, Pera, and letter from Bankhead to Fellows, 1841 Nov

Physical Description: 2 letters

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Fellows is a handwritten copy.
Box 1, Folder 5

Robert Hesketh, 1841 Nov 23

Box 1, Folder 5

Fellows to Frank Pearson, 1841 Dec 16

Box 1, Folder 5

Handwritten copy of letter from Donat & Co. (Fellows's creditor?) to Jacob van Lennep Co., Smyrna, 1841 Dec 27

Box 1, Folder 5

C. Fellows expenses, handwritten account, 1841

Physical Description: 2 sheets
Box 1, Folder 6

1842

Box 1, Folder 6

Fellows draft letter to Thomas Graves (Captain of H.M.S. Beacon?) 1842 Jan 17

Box 1, Folder 6

Thomas Graves (on board the H.M.S Beacon) to Fellows at Xanthus, 1842 Jan 21

Box 1, Folder 6

Letters from Jacob van Lennep Co., Smyrna, to Fellows on board the Beacon, 1842 Jan 28, Feb 16

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 6

Letters from Thomas Graves to Fellows, 1842 Feb

Physical Description: 4 letters
Box 1, Folder 6

Handwritten copy of Fellows letter, 1842 Feb 28

Box 1, Folder 6

Fellows (?) letter, 1842 Mar 11

Box 1, Folder 6

Sir Thomas Mason (Admiralty House, Malta) to Fellows, 1842 Mar 11

Box 1, Folder 6

Fellows draft letter, 1842 Mar 14

Box 1, Folder 6

Fellows draft letter or notes, 1842 Apr 1

Box 1, Folder 6

Edward Hawkins, 1842 Apr 6

Box 1, Folder 6

Fellows draft letter to Editor of The Times regarding Xanthian expedition, 1842 May 6

Box 1, Folder 6

Samuel Sharpe, 1842 Sep 19

Box 1, Folder 6

Letter from M. R. Hawkins (son of Edward Hawkins) to Fellows, [1842]

Scope and Content Note

Hawkins informs Fellows that “the firman is got.” Letter undated.
Box 1, Folder 7

1843

Box 1, Folder 7

Handwritten copy of letter from J. Forshall to the Hon. Sidney Herbert, 1843 Mar 15

Box 1, Folder 7

John W. Powes (?) 1843 Mar 14

Box 1, Folder 7

J. Buckingham (?) 1843 Mar 24

Box 1, Folder 7

Edward Hawkins, 1843 Apr 29

Box 1, Folder 7

J. Forshall, 1843 Jun 1

Box 1, Folder 7

J. Forshall, 1843 Jun 15

Box 1, Folder 7

John Dickinson, 1843 Jul 18

Box 1, Folder 7

J. Forshall, 1843 Aug 1

Box 1, Folder 7

Fellows to Desiree Raoul-Rachette, Bibliothèque nationale, 1843 Aug 8

Box 1, Folder 7

Edward Hawkins, 1843 Sep 1

Box 1, Folder 7

Admiral Edward Owen, 1843 Oct 11

Box 1, Folder 7

Accounts from Fellows to G. Dansford, 1843 Oct 18

Box 1, Folder 7

Jacob van Lennep Co. letter with financial accounting, 1843 Dec 28

Box 1, Folder 7

Cash account of the expedition, 1843-1845

Physical Description: 4 sheets
Box 1, Folder 8

1844

Box 1, Folder 8

Wardell (?) on the H.M.S. Medea, Malta, to Fellows, 1844 May 5

Box 1, Folder 8

Alexandre Chodzna (?) 1844 May 19

Scope and Content Note

Letter in French.
Box 1, Folder 8

Fellows draft letter, 1844 Jul (?) 10

Box 1, Folder 8

John Barlow (?), Royal Institution, 1844 Jul 16

Box 1, Folder 8

John Parker, 1844 Jul 22

Box 1, Folder 8

J. Forshall, 1844 Jul 25

Box 1, Folder 8

J. Forshall, 1844 Aug 2

Box 1, Folder 8

Fellows letter or note about money, no addressee, 1844 Sep 24

Box 1, Folder 8

E. Renals (Secy., Committee of the Northern Mechanics Institution) 1844 Oct 2

Box 1, Folder 8

J. Buckingham, 1844 Oct 9

Box 1, Folder 8

Fellows draft letter to the Royal Institution, 1844 Oct 10

Box 1, Folder 8

Fellows draft letter, 1844 Nov 8

Scope and Content Note

Letter includes insert on which is written 2 words, in English and Persian script.
Box 1, Folder 8

G.R. Lockwell (?) 1844 Dec 26

Box 1, Folder 8

William Hamilton, 1844 Dec 26

Box 1, Folder 8

Letters from H. Braubeck (?), Athens, to Fellows at Xanthus, 1844 Mar 8, Mar 12

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 8

Financial accounts (to and from Fellows?) 1844

Physical Description: 5 sheets
Box 1, Folder 8

Cash accounts, 1844

Physical Description: 3 sheets
Box 1, Folder 9

1845

Box 1, Folder 9

Gerhard (Berlin) 1845 Jan 21

Box 1, Folder 9

From an architect with the R.I.B.A., (Poynter?) 1845 Feb 9

Box 1, Folder 9

Fellows draft letter, 1845 Feb 9

Box 1, Folder 9

Letter about Fellows's bookbinding account, 1845 Feb 10

Box 1, Folder 9

R.J.E. Taylor regarding book sales accounts, 1845 Feb 10

Box 1, Folder 9

Turner (?) 1845 Mar 22

Box 1, Folder 9

Fellows draft letter to Sir Robert Peel, 1845 May 2

Box 1, Folder 9

Fellows draft letter to the British Museum, 1845 May 20

Box 1, Folder 9

J. Forshall, 1845 Jun 25

Box 1, Folder 9

Fellows draft letter, 1845 Aug 1

Box 1, Folder 9

Fellows draft letter to the Trustees of the British Museum, 1845

Box 1, Folder 10

1846

Box 1, Folder 10

Fellows letter (to Forshall?) 1846 Sep 11

Box 1, Folder 10

Fellows letter (to Forshall?) 1846 Sep 22

Box 1, Folder 10

J. Forshall, 1846 Sep 22

Box 1, Folder 10

J. Forshall, 1846 Sep 26

Box 1, Folder 10

Fellows (to J. Forshall), 1846 Aug (?) 22

Box 1, Folder 11

1847

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows drafts, notes, 1847 Feb 2

Physical Description: 5 pp.
Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter, 1847 Feb 3

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter to Sir Robert Peel, 1847 Feb 4

Physical Description: 2 sheets
Box 1, Folder 11

J. Forshall, 1847 Feb 6

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter, 1847 Feb 8

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter, 1847 Apr(?) 1

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter, 1847 Jun 5

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter, 1847 Jul 10

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter to Sir Robert Peel, 1847 Jun 11

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter to J. Forshall, 1847 Jun 22

Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows draft letter to Edward Forbes, 1847 Jun(?) 23

Box 1, Folder 11

Letter from Principal Librarian at the British Museum, 1847 (?) Oct

Scope and Content Note

Signature illegible.
Box 1, Folder 11

Fellows letter to J. Forshall and the Trustees of the British Museum, 1847 Nov 13

Box 1, Folder 12

1848

Box 1, Folder 12

J. Payne Collier (British Museum) 1848 Feb 18

Box 1, Folder 12

J. Payne Collier “private” letter to Fellows, 1848 Feb 18

Box 1, Folder 12

J. Payne Collier, 1848 Mar 7

Box 1, Folder 12

J. Payne Collier, 1848 Mar 14

Box 1, Folder 12

John Edw. Gray (?) 1848 Aug 28

Box 1, Folder 12

Daniel Sharpe, 1848 Aug 29

Box 1, Folder 12

Fellows letter to Lord [illegible] 1848 Aug 29

Box 1, Folder 13

1849-1852

Box 1, Folder 13

W. Sandford, 1849 Feb 26

Box 1, Folder 13

Gerhard (Berlin) 1850

Box 1, Folder 13

Edward Falkener (?) 1850 Apr 6

Box 1, Folder 13

W.H. Smyth, 1850 May 4

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows draft letter, 1850 Jul 17

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows draft letter, 1850 Nov 18

Box 1, Folder 13

[illegible]; letter regarding Wm. Lorichs, 1851 Dec 10

Box 1, Folder 13

Robert Inglis, 1852 May 3

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows draft letter to Robert Inglis, 1852 May 8

Box 1, Folder 13

Robert Inglis, 1852 May 24

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows to Robert Inglis, 1852 May 29

Box 1, Folder 13

Robert Inglis, 1852 May 31

Box 1, Folder 13

Notes from a committee meeting (British Museum?), by Henry Ellis, Principal Librarian, British Museum, 1852 Jun 5

Box 1, Folder 13

Henry Ellis, 1852 Jun 17

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows to Robert Inglis, 1852 Nov 1

Box 1, Folder 13

Fellows draft letter to Robert Inglis, 1852 Nov (?) 4

Box 1, Folder 13

Letter from Henry Ellis, 1852 Nov 10

Scope and Content Note

Includes handwritten copy of letter by Fellows on the reverse, [1852] Nov 11.
Box 1, Folder 13

Cochs (?), (J. Murray) 1852 Dec 8

Scope and Content Note

Regarding book sales accounts.
Box 1, Folder 14

1855-1856, 1859, 1869

Box 1, Folder 14

William Ramsay, 1855 Aug 4

Box 1, Folder 14

Augustin W. Langdon, 1855 Sep 14

Box 1, Folder 14

Principal Librarian, British Museum [signature illegible] 1856 Jun 4

Box 1, Folder 14

Principal Librarian, British Museum [signature illegible] 1856 Jul 15

Box 1, Folder 14

Christian Laslen (?) 1856 Jul 26

Box 1, Folder 14

Count Brandenburg, 1856 Aug 5

Box 1, Folder 14

Christian Laslen (?) 1856 Sep 24

Box 1, Folder 14

J.S. Smallfield, 1859 Jun 27

Scope and Content Note

Regarding sales of Fellows's books and stock on hand.
Box 1, Folder 14

R. Cochs (?) (J. Murray letterhead) regarding book sales accounts, 1859 Jul 21

Box 1, Folder 14

J.S. Smallfield, regarding book sales accounts, 1859 Aug 9

Box 1, Folder 14

Letter from the Fine Arts Club (signature illegible) to Lady Fellows, 1869 (?) Jul 4

Box 1, Folder 15

1874, 1876, 1879

Box 1, Folder 15

Beach (?) 1874 Apr 30

Box 1, Folder 15

Letter from Wm. P. Phillimore of the Subscription Library, 1876 May 1

Box 1, Folder 15

C. Nottingham, 1879 Mar 4

Box 1, Folder 16

Fellows's undated letters, notes, undated

Scope and Content Note

Most are drafts, some fragments.
Box 1, Folder 16

Letter to Forbes (?)

Box 1, Folder 16

Letter to W.H. Parker

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Note

With a needle and red thread on cardboard.
Box 1, Folder 16

Letter from Fellows (at Xanthus) to F.G. Wilkinson

Box 1, Folder 16

Letters, notes by Fellows, unidentified addresses

Physical Description: 29 items
Box 1, Folder 17

Undated letters to Fellows, alphabetically by sender

Box 1, Folder 17

Frederick Adam

Box 1, Folder 17

Athenaeum, acknowledging receipt of drawings

Box 1, Folder 17

Samuel Birch (British Museum)

Box 1, Folder 17

Browne (?)

Box 1, Folder 17

Coby (?), 2 letters, one in French

Box 1, Folder 17

J. Payne Collier

Box 1, Folder 17

Edward Forbes (?)

Box 1, Folder 17

J. Forshall

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 17

Benjamin Gibson

Physical Description: 2 sheets

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from Benjamin Gibson, with extract of B. Gibson letter in Fellow's handwriting
Box 1, Folder 17

W. Landseer

Box 1, Folder 17

William Martin Leake

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 17

Prince of Leiningens (?) to Lady Fellows

Box 1, Folder 17

J. Milligen (?) to Fellows in Florence

Physical Description: 2 letters
Box 1, Folder 17

Morani (?) to Fellows

Box 1, Folder 17

Invitation from the Pasha, via Francesco Oculli

Box 1, Folder 17

Daniel Sharpe

Box 1, Folder 17

Richard Taylor

Scope and Content Note

Regarding introduction to W. Landseer.
Box 1, Folder 17

Richard Taylor

Scope and Content Note

Regarding accounts.
Box 1, Folder 17

Wilkinson (?)

Box 1, Folder 18

Undated, unidentified letters and notes

Box 1, Folder 18

Letters to Fellows

Scope and Content Note

Two letters, 1 on Her Majesty's Post Master General stationery.
Box 1, Folder 18

Fragment

Scope and Content Note

With two words written on it: “Lycian” and [illegible].
Box 1, Folder 18

Envelope addressed to Fellows

Scope and Content Note

With wax seal, and small pencil drawing.
Box 1, Folder 19

Undated inventories and financial accounts

Scope and Content Note

Regarding expeditions.
Box 1, Folder 19

Inventory of sculpture, objects, building fragments

Physical Description: 1 p.
Box 1, Folder 19

“A list of the working men employed at Xanthus”

Physical Description: 1 p.
Box 1, Folder 19

“List of men's names working on shore”

Physical Description: 1 p.
Box 1, Folder 19

Inventory of tools

Physical Description: 1 p.

Scope and Content Note

Such as, nails, brushes, spades, etc.
Box 1, Folder 19

List of measurements

Physical Description: 2 pp.

Scope and Content Note

Appears to be measurements for shipping crates.
Box 1, Folder 19

List of place names

Physical Description: 1 p.

Scope and Content Note

With Turkish pronunciation and meanings.
Box 1, Folder 19

“Contents of large portfolio” list of drawings (of Xanthus?)

Physical Description: 3 sheets
Box 1, Folder 19

List of expenses

Physical Description: 1 p.

Scope and Content Note

For wages and equipment, in Fellows's handwriting.
Box 1, Folder 19

Receipt between Fellows and Admiral Martin (?)

Physical Description: 1 p.
Box 1, Folder 19

List in Turkish

Physical Description: 1 p.

Scope and Content Note

With numbers, handwritten in pencil.
Box 1, Folder 20

Autographs

Box 1, Folder 20

3 letter fragments, with signatures

Box 1, Folder 20

5 letter fragments, with signatures

Scope and Content Note

Pasted on 1 sheet.