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Moreton Frewen papers, 1823-1924.
BANC MSS Z-G 16 FILM
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Title:

Moreton Frewen papers, 1823-1924

Creator/Contributor:

Frewen, Moreton, 1853-1924, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Powder River Cattle Company of Wyoming

Abstract:

Correspondence includes letters written in England and Wyoming during 1881-1886 concerning the Powder River Cattle Company of Wyoming, of which he was founder and promoter; correspondence with Sir Horace Plunkett (q.v. [Film Z-G 17]), a partner in the same firm; and other papers relating to English investment in the Western Cattle business. Filmed for the Western Range Cattle Industry Study.

Date:

1823 (issued)

Subject:

Great Britain. -- Parliament.
Author
Silver
Investments
Western Range Cattle Industry Study
England -- Commerce

Note:

Original documents now in: Library of Congress; formerly in England. (cf. Hamer, Philip May, a guide to archives and manuscripts in The United States (New Haven, 1961), classified as CD 3020.H3. Also, Library of Congress Quarterly Journal, v. 6:15-20.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Library of Congress.
Frewen was an active promoter in the London market, with many interests; a Member of Parliament, 1910-1911; author of pamphlets on the silver question, Anglo-American trade, etc.

Physical Description:

microfilm
41 reels : positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS Z-G 16 FILM

Origin:

England

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to the Library of Congress.