Charles Townshend papers  1660-1804 (bulk 1748-1767)
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  • The Case of Francis Dalby, of London, Merchant, submitted to the House of Commons, printed 3 pp. regarding Ship Francis, voyage to Madeira and South Carolina with Rice cargo, January 1743. Box/Folder 8/5/5
  • Appendix to the Respondents Case, 4 pp. folio, Prize case, before Lord Commissioners of Appeals, ship involved in West Indian trade. Box/Folder 8/5/17
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals, Case of Roelof Laurensen, Dutch ship Master, Sept. 13, 1757, 3 pp. folio, regarding ship de Vriendschap . Box/Folder 8/5/18
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals, Case of Prize Causes, 6 pp. folio, March, 1760, regarding Ship Den Amstel , Frederick De Witt, Master. Box/Folder 8/5/19
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals for Prizes, De Constantiz , James Benson vs. Richard Harman, Respondent Harman's Case, 1760, March 12, folio, 4 pp. Box/Folder 8/5/22
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals for Prizes, regarding Ship De Friendschap , Roeloff Laurensen, Master vs. William Bishop, Respondent, Respondent's case, 1760 March 20. Box/Folder 8/5/23
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals for Prizes, regarding De Resoluties , Reyndert Everts Johannes, Respondent, Respondent's Case, folio, 4 pp. Box/Folder 8/5/24
  • Lords Commissioners of Appeals for Prizes, regarding De Juffrow Maria , Master Peter Velde, Appendix to the Case, 4 pp. folio, March, 1657. Box/Folder 8/5/25
  • House of Lords, Appeals Court, William Richardson vs. John Chapman, The Appellent Case, 1760 Feb. Monday 18. Box/Folder 8/5/26
  • Lords Commissioners of Prize Causes, The Appellant's Case in Pieter Vander Velde vs. William Olave, heard 1760, March 6, 4 pp. Box/Folder 8/5/28
  • Observations on the Fishermen's Attempt to render ineffectual an Act, passed in the Twenty-second, and another in the Twenty-ninth, Year of his Majesty's Reign, to prevent the Forestalling and Monopolizing of fish, regarding Billingsgate market. Folio, 4 pp. Box/Folder 8/5/29
  • The Maryland Gazette, July 11, 1765, complete, 4 pp. Box/Folder 8/22/18
  • The New York Gazette, and Weekly Post-Boy, Nov. 7, Thurs, 1765, 2 pp. incomplete. Box/Folder 8/22/19
  • Arrest du Conseil d'état du Roi, qui casse l'Arrête pris par le Parlement de Paris le 11 Fevrier 1766, sur ce qui s'est passé en Bretagne, du 2 Mars 1766, regarding Protesting the authority of the King to arrest the Parlement of Paris, with engraving at top of Seal of Parliament of Paris, 3 pp. Box/Folder 8/24a/70
  • The Case of the Sitting Members for the Borough of Haslemere, [1754], 2 pp. Box/Folder 8/32/5
  • The Case of Mr. Burrell, Petitioner for the Borough of Haslemere, in Surry, against Messrs. Molineux and Webb, [1754], 2 pp. Re. Contested election of 1754 in which Peter Burrell (1692-1756) was defeated by Peter Carteret Webb (1700-1770) and James More Molyneux (1723-1759) for borough of Haslemere in County Kent. (cf. Namier and Brooke, House of Commons, II, 160). Box/Folder 8/32/6
  • Proposals from East India Company Court of Directors to General Court March, 1767 [C.f. Shelburne Papers vol. 90; Sutherland, 1666-67; printed in Records of East India Company, Court Books, 45 and 76.] Box/Folder 8/33/1-28
  • Number l. A Scheme of suitable Propositions for procuring an Extension of the Company's Charter, or exclusive right of Trade, by another Act of parliament, folio 2 pp. Endorsement, Crawley 1st. Box/Folder 8/33/1
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/2
  • Number II. Proposals as a Basis for settling an Agreement between the Government and the Company, taking the Committee of Treasury's Plan for a Model, with such Amendments as I think necessary, 3 pp. folio. endorsement, Mr. Sullivan. Box/Folder 8/33/3
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/4
  • No. 3. Propositions to serve as the Basis of a Negotiation with Government, 2 pp. folio, Endorsement, Sullivan. Box/Folder 8/33/5
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/6
  • Number IV. The following is submitted as Heads of Proposals to Parliament from the East-India Company, folio, 2 pp. endorsement, Cust. Box/Folder 8/33/7
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/8
  • Number V. A Proposal in lieu of all other Offers, except £800,000 to be given in the course of this Year, for the Prolongation of the Charter, folio, 2 pp. Endorsement, Sir James Hodges. Box/Folder 8/33/9
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/10
  • Number VI. Terms Suitable for a Basis of Accommodation between the Government and the East India Company, folio. 2 pp. Endorsement, Mr. Crawley his second proposition. Box/Folder 8/33/11
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/12
  • Number VII. Outline of a Scheme, for separating the Commercial Affairs of the Company, from that Share of the Profits, arising from the Dewannee, which may be ceded to the Public, in such Manner, as to remove the supposed Necessity of receiving the Public, into a Partnership in Trade, folio, 2 pp., Endorsement, Lord Poulett. Box/Folder 8/33/13
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/14
  • Number XIII. Propositions of the Court of Directors, offered to the Consideration of the General Court, as the Basis of an Agreement between the Public and the East-India Company. Folio, 3 pp. [Copy in Shelburne Papers 90/429] Box/Folder 8/33/15
  • Number VIII. Hints humbly offered and submitted to the Consideration of the Honorable the Court of Directors of the United East India Company, in order to facilitate an Accommodation between the Public and the said Company, folio, 4 pp. Endorsed, Mr. Falio, No. 8. Box/Folder 8/33/16
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/17
  • Number IX. Propositions to serve as the Basis of A Treaty between the Government and the East-India Company, folio, 3 pp. Box/Folder 8/33/18
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/19
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/20
  • No. 10. Propositions to serve as the Ground of a Petition to the Honourable House of Commons, from the Proprietors of the East-India Company, folio, 4 pp., Endorsement, Mr. Stewart his first proposition. No. 10. Box/Folder 8/33/21
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/22
  • Number XI. The Outline of a Proposal, by Way of Petition to the Honourable House of Commons, suggesting the expedients from whence a Basis may be formed, for an Agreement between the Public and the East-India Company, folio, 4 pp., Endorsement, Mr. Stewart his second proposition, No. 11. Box/Folder 8/33/23
  • Same as above. Box/Folder 8/33/24
  • Sketch of a Plan of Participation with the Publick, folio, 1 p. Endorsement, Mr. Walsh, No. 12. Box/Folder 8/33/25
  • Number XIII. Propositions of the Court of Directors, offered to the Consideration of the General Court, as the Basis of an agreement between the Public and the East-India Company, folio, 3 pp. Endorsement, The Court of Directors, No. 13. Box/Folder 8/33/26
  • Same as above; with Townshend's marginal notes. Box/Folder 8/38/10
  • The Case of the Governor and Company of Merchants of England Trading to the Levant Seas, folio, 3 pp. [1752]. Box/Folder 8/30/57
  • A Bill for Enlarging and Regulating the Trade into the Levant Seas, folio, 8 pp. with marginal notes by Townshend, [1754]. Box/Folder 8/30/47
  • The Case of The Merchants who have suffered by the Seizure of the Treasure on board the Prince Frederick Packet Boat by the Algerines, n.d., folio, 3 pp. Box/Folder 8/30/33
  • A Bill for Opening and Establishing certain Ports in the Islands of Jamaica and Dominica, for the more free Importation and Exportation of certain Goods and Merchandizes, 1766, folio 6 pp. With marginal notes in Townshend's hand. Box/Folder 8/34/14
  • Regulations for Opening the Island of Dominica as a Free-Port, approved by the Merchants of the West Indian and North American Committees, in order to increase the consumption of our Manufactures, and to extend the Trade and navigation of Great Britain, 1 p. folio. [1765 ? n.d. can be figured out]. Box/Folder 8/34/33
  • Mr. Kerr's Reasons for Opening the Port of Lucea, under Restrictions, in preference to Montego Bay Answered, with Observations thereon, folio, 2 pp. n.d. Box/Folder 8/34/47
  • The Case of Major Charles Craven, of the late Sir William Pepperel's Regiment, reduced in North America, and now on Half Pay. folio, 1 p. n.d. [1759?] Box/Folder 8/34/78
  • A Bill for the better Protection and Security of all Persons who have acted in Pursuance of, or in Obedience to, the late Order of Council, laying an Embargo on wheat and Wheat Flour; and for discharging all Proceedings against any Persons for, or upon Account of the said Embargo, 1766, 2 pp. Box/Folder 8/38/65
  • At a Court of Directors of the United Company of Merchants of England, Trading to the East Indies, Holden December 24, 1760, considering how far it may be proper to reserve to themselves several Articles for the trade of the said Company... 1 p. folio, Robert James, Secretary, signed; endorsement, The Company's Indulgence. Box/Folder 8/38/62
  • A Table exhibiting the standard of our Silver Money, as to goodness, with the true weight of 240 pennies, 60 groats, 20 shillings or a pound sterling in tale. 1748. Box/Folder 8/40/17
  • Memorial for the Manufacturers and Traders in Lawns and Cambricks in Scotland, 4 pp. n.d. Box/Folder 8/40/22
  • A Proposal for Improving Artillery, both by Sea and Land, John Muller, January 21, 1767, 3 pp. folio. Box/Folder 8/40/36
  • Document, vellum; The Most Noble George Duke and Earl of Marlborough, Marquis of Blandford, Baron Churchill of Sandridge and Lord Lieutenant of the County of Oxford, and City and County of Oxford to The Right Hon. Charles Townshend,... do nominate, constitute and appoint Charles Townshend to be one of my Deputy Lieutenants... 1763 Oct. 13, signed Marlborough. [seal crumbling] Box/Folder 295/1//
  • Printed Genealogy of the Townshend Family, beginning with Lodavie, a Noble Norman through Charles, before death, 2 pp. folio. Box/Folder 296/6/7
  • Will of Christopher Crow Linstead, Printed form with blanks filled in, 1758 February 22, with seals, copy 20 had treasury stamp embossed; decorated with coat of arms in center, two medallions, on e George II, other anchors; Linstead described as a Mariner on H.M.S.Namur, under Capt. Mathew Buckle. Box/Folder 296/8/19 and 296/8/20
  • Pocket sized book, A List of the Flag Officers of His Majesty's Fleet, 1755 July 1, gives names and year commissioned, 17 pp. Box/Folder 296/10/7
  • An Act for the better Preventing of clandestine Marriages, 1754, January 1, 7 pp. Box/Folder 298/5/1
  • Arrest du Conseil d'État du Roi, qui supprime le Benefice des Actions des Fermes, du 17 Juillet, 1766, Extrait des Registres du Conseil d'&Eaacute;tat, signé Phelypeaux, 1 p. Á Paris, de L'Imprimerie Royale, 1766. Box/Folder 298/6/4
  • Instructions to Commander of His Majesty's ships, 4 pp. folio, custom-House, London n.d. [1766?] Endorsement, Instructions to Commanders of His Majesty's Ships; regarding means of stopping smuggling. Box/Folder 299/2/7
  • An Act for granting to His Majesty certain sums of Money out of the Sinking Fund; and applying certain Monies remaining in the Exchequer, and the Savings out of the Monies granted in this Session of Parliament for the Pay of the Troops of Hanover, for the Service of the Year One thousand seven hundred and fifty seven... 30 Geo. II, 1757. Box/Folder 299/4/5
  • An Act for enabling His Majesty to raise the Sum of Eight hundred thousand Pounds, for the Uses and Purposes therein mentioned; and for further appropriating the Supplies granted in this Session of Parliament, 31 Geo. II, 1758. Box/Folder 299/4/8
  • The Case of Israel Jalabert, William Belchier, and James Talbot, Esqs., the Surviving Managers of The Royal Family Privateers, concerning the Imprisonment of George Walker, a Bankrupt, Most humbly submitted to the Consideration of Parliament, 20 pp. [1759?]The Case of George Walker, a Bankrupt, [1759] 3 pp., folio Box/Folder 299/4/20
  • Representation from the Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to the Right Honourable the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, In Parliament Assembled, in pursuance of their Lordships Addresses to His Majesty of the 1st and 5th of April, 1734, relating to the State of the British Islands in America, with regard to their Trades, their Strength, and Fortifications... London, Feb. 18, 1734. Box/Folder 299/4/12
  • A State of the British Sugar-Colony Trade wherein the Sugar-Planters extravagant Valuations of their Plantation-Stock are re-valued, and their pretended Payment of Taxes is exposed... Part the Second... submitted to the House of Commons, J. Massie, 1759, 68 pp. incomplete. Box/Folder 299/4/22
  • A Bill for Continuing, Amending, Explaining, and making more Effectual, an Act, made in the Nineteenth year of his present Majesty's Reign... An Act more Effectually to Prevent the Frauds and Abuses committed in the Admeasurement of Coal within the City and Liberty of Westminster, and that Part of the Duchy of Lancaster adjoining thereto, and the several Parishes of Saint Giles in the Fields, Saint Mary le Bon, and such part of the parish of Saint Andrew, Holborn, as lies in the County of Middlesex, 1759 June 1, with marginal notes by Townshend, and extract of Act 19 Geo. 2, in mss. sewn to front. Box/Folder 299/4/23
  • A Bill, intituled, An Act for the better preventing of clandestine Marriages in that Part of Great Britain called Scotland, [1754, check date in HC Journals] blanks on bill not dated. Box/Folder 299/4/24
  • A Bill with the Amendments to Explain and Amend the Act of the Twenty-ninth Year of his present Majesty, intituled, An Act for the Encouragement of Seamen, and the more speedy and effectual Manning his Majesty's Navy, 1759 June 1, with marginal notes by Townshend. Box/Folder 299/4/25
  • A Bill for Amending and reducing into One Act of Parliament the three several Acts of the Twenty-sixth, Twenty-eighth, and Thirtieth Years of his Present Majesty's Reign, for the Amendment and Preservation of the Public Highways and Turnpike Roads of this Kingdom, [1759] Box/Folder 299/4/26
  • Broadside; Sixth Regiment of Marines: first commanded by... Col. Moreton, died Apr. 1741, afterwards by Col. Cottrell, died Oct. 1746, a list of the names of Marines who served in the Sixth Regiment between 25 Oct. 1741 and 23 Feb. 1746, with balance of 20 shillings due them... with extracts from pamphlets written by J. Massie, April 1758, Shewing The Necessity of Paying punctually, frequently, and certainly, the wages of seamen. Box/Folder 299/4/16 and 299/4/17
  • Jamaica, The Respondent's Case, Andrew Arcedeckne, Esq. Appellant vs. Thomas Hall, Esq., Respondent, To be heard... Privy-Council, 1758 February 9, with notes on back in Townshend's hand. Box/Folder 299/4/9
  • A Proposal to the Publick, for Printing and Publishing the Genuine Receipt of the Composition and Preparation of the Medicine discovered by Mr. Francis Hauksbee, of Crane-Court, Fleet-Street, London, for Curing the Veneral Disease... in Order to manifest its most extensive usefulness both in the Army and the Navy, and for the General Benefit of Mankind, by Mr. Francis Hauksbee, London, March 25, 1757, 3 pp. Box/Folder 299/5/3
  • Case of the Merchants of London, in relation to the Harbour of Rye, n.d. Box/Folder 299/5/5
  • Reasons for Allowing the Importation of Bar-Iron from America, n.d., 3 pp., folio. Box/Folder 299/5/21
Partial Subject Index
Africa--Commerce--France
  • 8/17
Africa--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/17; 297/5; 298/2
Agriculture--United States
  • 8/22; 296/5
Albany (N.Y.)--Defenses
  • 8/28
Alcoholic beverage industry--Great Britain
  • 8/10; 8/42
Alcoholic beverage industry--Scotland
  • 8/10
Alcoholic beverages--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/7; 8/10; 8/43
Algiers
  • 8/30; 297/1
Antigua--History--18th century
  • 298/4
Artisans--Great Britain
  • 8/20
Asylums--Great Britain
  • 299/2
Bankruptcy--Great Britain
  • 299/4/20
Barley
  • Bowhill 14
Beer--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Bengal (India)--History
  • 8/33
Blackfrier's Bridge (London, Eng.)
  • 8/19
Brandy
  • 8/43
Bridges--Great Britain
  • 8/19
Calico--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/18; 8/23
Channel Islands
  • 297/2
Coal trade--Great Britain
  • 8/40; 299/4/23
Coinage--Great Britain
  • 8/40/17; 296/7
Company of Merchants of England Trading into the Levant Seas
  • 8/30
Company of Merchants Trading to Africa
  • 8/17
Corn Merchants
  • 8/46
Cotton trade--Great Britain
  • 8/34
Customs administration--Great Britain
  • 8/22/A; 8/23; 8/26; 8/27; 8/30; 8/43; 297/2; 298/1
Customs administration--Great Britain--Colonies
  • 8/39
Customs administration--North America
  • 8/31
Dalby, Francis
  • 8/5
Dartmouth (N.S.)--Census
  • 8/27
Debts, Public--Great Britain
  • 8/3/A; 8/23; 8/26; 8/52; 298/7
Delaware--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 297/4
Denmark--History--18th century
  • 298/6
Detroit (Mich.)
  • 8/24/a
Distilleries--Law and legislation--Great Britain
  • 8/5; 8/10; 8/43
Domestics--North America
  • 8/27
Dominica--Commerce
  • 8/34; 8/39
East India Company
  • 8/23; 8/33; 8/38; 8/46; Bowhill 6
Elections--England--1754
  • 8/32; 8/52; 297/3
Estates (Law)--Great Britain
  • 8/20; 296/11; 299/2
Excise tax--Great Britain
  • 8/3/A; 8/7; 8/10; 8/17; 8/18; 8/21; 8/23; 8/26; 8/30; 8/36; 8/43
Excise tax--North America
  • 8/23; 8/30; 8/31, 8/34
Excise tax--Scotland
  • 8/10; 8/22/A
Fernando Po (Equatorial Guinea)
  • 299/5
Finance, Public--France
  • 8/37; 8/52; 298/6
Finance, Public--Great Britain
  • See also Revenue; Excise; etc.
  • 8/3/B; 8/19; 8/21; 8/46; 8/48; 297/4; 298/2; 298/6
Fisheries--Great Britain
  • 8/3/A; 8/5/29
Fisheries--Newfoundland
  • 8/4; 8/24/a; 8/45; 299/1
Florida--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 8/28; 8/34; 8/45; 297/4
Foundling Hospital
  • 8/19
France--Commerce--Africa
  • 8/17
France--History--18th century
  • 8/24a; 8/47; 8/52; 298/6
France. Marine
  • 298/9
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
  • 8/30
Fraud--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Fruit--Taxation
  • 8/31
Genealogy
  • 296/6
Georgia--Defenses
  • 8/28
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 8/44
Gibraltar
  • 299/2
Glass industry--Great Britain
  • 8/40
Gloves
  • 299/2
Grain trade--Great Britain
  • 8/14; 8/38/65; 8/46
Grain--Prices--Great Britain
  • 8/14
Great Britain--Colonies--Commerce
  • See also under names of individual colonies
  • 8/22; 8/33; 8/34; 8/46; 299/4
Great Britain--Colonies--North America
  • 8/26; 8/31; 296/5; 299/4
Great Britain--Colonies--North America--Administration
  • 8/25; 8/31; 297/4; 297/6; 299/4
Great Britain--Commerce--Africa
  • 8/17; 297/5; 298/2
Great Britain--Commerce--India
  • See also East India Company; 8/33; 8/38; 8/46
Great Britain--Commerce--Middle East
  • 8/30
Great Britain--Commerce--North America
  • 8/22; 8/23; 8/34; 8/39; 298/2; Bowhill 16
Great Britain--Commerce--Portugal
  • 8/36; 299/5
Great Britain--Commerce--Spain
  • 8/27; 298/3
Great Britain--Commerce--Turkey
  • 8/30; 8/40
Great Britain--Commerce--West Indies
  • See also under name of individual colonies; 8/34; 298/2
Great Britain--Foreign relations--Hesse
  • 8/29
Great Britain--Foreign relations--Prussia
  • 8/29
Great Britain--Foreign relations--Russia
  • 8/29
Great Britain--Foreign relations--Spain
  • 8/29
Great Britain--Politics and government--18th century
  • 8/32; 8/37; 8/42; 299/2
Great Britain. Armed Forces--Ordnance and ordnance stores
  • 8/23; 8/26; 8/45
Great Britain. Army
  • 8/19; 8/21; 8/22; 8/23; 8/26; 8/42; 299/2; 299/3
Great Britain. Army--Artillery
  • 8/40/36
Great Britain. Army--Barracks and quarters
  • 8/28
Great Britain. Army--Colonial troops
  • 8/2; 8/23; 299/4
Great Britain. Army--Finance
  • 8/23; 8/28; 8/35; 8/44; 8/47
Great Britain. Army--Officers
  • 8/4; 8/26; 8/42
Great Britain. Army--Pay, allowances, etc.
  • 8/34/78
Great Britain. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
  • 8/22; 8/27
Great Britain. Army--Supplies and stores
  • 8/24/a; 8/31
Great Britain. Marines
  • 299/4
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
  • 8/5; 8/10; 8/23; 8/37; 8/38; 8/42; 296/8
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
  • 8/1; 8/5
Great Britain. Royal Navy
  • 8/22/A; 8/23; 8/26; 8/52; 296/10/7; 297/1; 297/3; 299/2; 299/3
Great Britain. Royal Navy--Finance
  • 8/52
Great Britain. Royal Navy--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
  • 299/4/25
Great Britain. Secret Service
  • 8/24
Great Britain. Treasury
  • 8/30; 8/40; 8/41
Great Lakes
  • 8/31; 296/5
Greeks--Florida
  • 297/4
Grenada--History--18th century
  • 8/52; 298/4
Halifax (N.S.)--Census
  • 8/27
Harwich (England)
  • 8/3/A
Hat trade--England--London
  • 8/17
Hats--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Hemp industry--North America
  • 8/23
Hesse--Foreign relations--Great Britain
  • 8/29
Hides and skins--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Highlands (Scotland)
  • 296/7; 298/8
Impressment--Great Britain
  • 297/3
India--History--18th century
  • 8/33; 8/38
Indians of North America
  • 8/2; 296/5
Ireland--History--18th century
  • 296/6
Iron industry and trade--North America
  • 8/22; 8/23; 299/5
Isle of Man
  • 297/2; 298/1; Bowhill 6
Italy--History--18th century
  • 299/5
Jamaica--Commerce
  • 8/27; 8/34; 8/39; 8/44
Jamaica--History--18th century
  • 8/44; 8/52; 297/5; 299/4
Jews--Great Britain
  • 8/30/33
Leather industry and trade--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Leather--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Linen industry--France
  • 8/17
Linen industry--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Linen industry--Ireland
  • 8/17
Linen industry--Law and legislation--Great Britain
  • 8/17
Linen industry--Russia
  • 8/17
Linen industry--Scotland
  • 8/17; 8/24/a
Linen--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/17
London Fishmongers
  • 8/5
Lotteries--Great Britain
  • 8/7
Louisbourg (N.S.)
  • 8/24/a
Louisbourg (N.S.)--Defenses
  • 8/28
Louisburg (N.S.)--Siege, 1758
  • 8/24/a
Lyttelton, William Henry Lyttelton, 1st baron, 1724-1808
  • 8/44
Marriage--Law and legislation--Great Britain
  • 298/5; 299/4/24
Marriages of royalty and nobility--Great Britain
  • 8/19
Maryland Gazette
  • 8/22/18
Maryland--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 8/22/18; 8/35
Massachusetts--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 8/22; 8/36; 297/2
Mentally ill--Care
  • 299/2
Merchants--Great Britain
  • 8/30/33
Merchants--New York (State)
  • 8/31
Merchants of England Trading into the Levant Seas
  • 8/30
Middle East--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/30
Minorca
  • 8/18; 8/44
Molasses--Taxation
  • 8/31; 8/34
Morton, John, 1714-1780
  • 8/37
Mutiny Act, 1766
  • 8/46
Naval power--North America
  • 8/31; 296/5
Navigation
  • 299/4
New Jersey--Boundaries--New York (State)
  • 299/4
New Jersey--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 299/4
New York Gazette
  • 8/22/19
New York (State)--Boundaries--New Jersey
  • 299/4
New York (State)--History--Colonial period, ca.1600-1775
  • 8/19; 8/22/19; 8/28; 8/39; 8/46; 298/4; 299/4; Bowhill 6
Newfoundland--History--18th century
  • 8/4; 8/24/a; 8/45; 299/1
North America--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/22; 8/23; 8/34; 8/39; 298/2
North America--Maps
  • Bowhill 18
Nova Scotia--History--18th century
  • 8/24/a; 8/30; 296/7; 297/5
Paper money
  • 8/31; 8/39
Paper--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/17; 8/31
Partridge, Richard
  • 8/24/a
Patronage (Political)--Great Britain
  • 8/3/A 297/3
Pennsylvania Land Company
  • 8/5
Pensions--Great Britain
  • 8/19; 8/24
Poetry
  • Bowhill 13
Porcelain industry--Great Britain
  • 8/40
Portugal--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/36; 299/5
Potter, John, 1674?-1747
  • 8/5
Pottery industry--Great Britain
  • 8/40
Prisoners--Great Britain
  • 8/20
Privateers--Great Britain
  • 299/4/20
Prussia--Foreign relations--Great Britain
  • 8/29
Quebec Campaign, 1759
  • 8/45
Quebec--History--18th century
  • 8/45; 297/4
Rent--Great Britain
  • 8/21; 8/22/A
Rent--North America
  • 8/21; 8/31
Requisitions, Military--New York (State)
  • 8/28
Revenue--France
  • 8/47; 8/52
Revenue--Great Britain
  • 8/7; 8/21; 8/22/A; 298/1
Revenue--Great Britain--Colonies
  • 8/31; 8/34; 8/48
Riots--Great Britain
  • 8/14
Riots--Massachusetts--Boston
  • 8/22
Roads--Great Britain
  • 299/4/26
Roads--Law and legislation--Great Britain
  • 8/5
Royalty--Great Britain
  • 8/42
Rum industry--Senegal
  • 8/17
Russia
  • 8/21
Russia--Commerce
  • 8/30
Russia--Foreign relations--Great Britain
  • 8/29
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Defenses
  • 8/28
Saint Lucia--History--18th century
  • 8/34
Salt--Taxation
  • 8/31
Scotland
  • 8/30; 298/2; 298/8
Scots--Canada
  • 296/7
Seizure of vessels and cargoes
  • 8/30
Senegal
  • 8/2
Shirley, William, 1694-1771
  • 8/27
Sicily--History--18th century
  • 298/6
Silk industry--North America
  • 8/22; 8/35
Sinking Fund
  • 8/3/B; 8/19; 8/21; 8/46; 8/48
Smith, Adam, 1723-1790
  • 8/49
Smuggling--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Smuggling--Great Britain
  • 296/7; 297/2; 298/1
Smuggling--Massachusetts
  • 297/2
Soap--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/18
South Carolina--History--Colonial period; ca.1600-1775
  • 298/4
Spain--Colonies--West Indies
  • Bowhill 11
Spain--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/27; 298/3
Spain--Foreign relations--Great Britain
  • 8/29
Stamp Act, 1765
  • 8/22; 8/40
Sugar trade
  • 8/34
Sugar--Taxation
  • 8/18; 8/23; 8/31; 8/34
Sulbrave (England). Proprietors
  • 8/5
Taxation--Great Britain--Colonies
  • See also Excise; Tea Tax (American Colonies); etc.
  • 8/30; 8/31; 296/5; 298/4
Tea Tax (American Colonies)
  • 8/18; 8/31
Tea trade--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Tea--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Textile industry--Great Britain
  • 8/17; 8/18; 8/40
Timber--North America
  • 8/23
Tobacco--Taxation--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Townshend Family
  • 296/6
Treaties
  • 8/29; 8/33
Trials--Great Britain
  • 8/35
Tripoli
  • 297/1
Tunis
  • 297/1
Turkey--Commerce--Great Britain
  • 8/30; 8/40
United States--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763
  • 8/2; 8/3/B; 8/24/a; 8/27; 8/45; Bowhill 11; Bowhill 12
United States--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763--Prizes, etc.
  • 8/5 (various)
Waldo, Samuel
  • 8/24/a
Watkins, Francis
  • 8/5
Watson, Brook
  • 8/34
West Indies--History--18th century
  • 8/52; 296/5; 298/2
Whateley, Thomas. Considerations on Finances of this Kingdom and on the Measure of Administration…
  • 8/20
Wilkes, John, 1727-1797
  • 296/8
Wills--Great Britain
  • 296/8; 296/11
Wine industry--Great Britain
  • 8/18
Wine--Taxation
  • 8/31
Wolfe, James, 1727-1759
  • 8/45
Yarmouth (England)
  • 8/52; 297/3
Related Materials

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Bibliography

Thomas, Peter D.G., "Townshend, Charles (1725--1767)." In Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004.