Person Details

Primrose, Archibald Philip (1847-1929) 5th Earl of Rosebery, statesman

GB/NNAF/P143919   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P23488)

Location of Related Collections
Scope1860-1927: corresp, literary MSS and papers
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.10001-10216 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 22490 Primrose
Scopec1870-1915: notebooks, etc
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAcc.8365 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1870-1924: misc corresp and papers
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS2244 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10461 Primrose
Scope1873-76: diary of trip to USA (1 vol), historical and literary notes (14 vols)
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
Record Reference386, 424
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 9005
Scope1881-1922: letters to Lord Aberdeen
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS55 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 9758
Scope1892-1901: letters to Lord Acton
RepositoryCambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
Record ReferenceAdd MS 8119
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 37383 Acton
Scope1903-15: corresp with James Andrews
RepositorySurrey History Centre
Record Reference6204 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 3518 Surrey RO misc
Scope1885-1913: letters to the 9th Duke of Argyll
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS1209/846 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 9955 Campbell
Scope1894-1928: corresp with Margot Asquith (some copies)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS. Eng. d.3206, d.3272, c.6680, d.3283, d.3285, c.6698, c.6716 passim link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 42917
Scope1893-1917: corresp with Arthur James Balfour
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceADD MSS 49692 Passim
Scope1885-1929: letters to Lord and Lady Battersea
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 47909
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20968 Flower
Scope1887-1905: letters to Moberly Bell
RepositoryNews International Archive and Record Office
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 19359 The Times
Scope1878-91: letters to JS Blackie
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.2633-38 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1879-1906: letters to Henry Broadhurst
RepositoryLondon University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
Record ReferenceBROADHURST link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7521 Broadhurst
Scopec1883-1905: letters (40) to Oscar Browning
RepositoryCambridge University: King's College Archive Centre
Record ReferenceOB link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 21235 Browning
Scopeletters (72) to John Buchan
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAcc.6975 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1907-27: corresp with John Buchan
RepositoryQueen's University Archives
Record ReferenceA.ARCH 2110, box 13/22
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 41347 Buchan
Scope1884-1907: corresp with Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 41226
Scope1882-96: corresp with Joseph Chamberlain
RepositoryUniversity of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
Record ReferenceJC/5 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 12604 Chamberlain
Scope1885-95: corresp with Lord Randolph Churchill
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceRCHL link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 13273 Churchill
Scope1894-99: letters (18) to WM Conway
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.10250-10253 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referenceseeAnnual report 1970-71
Scope1886-1915: corresp with Lord Cromer
RepositoryThe National Archives
Record ReferenceFO 633 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1892-94: corresp with Lord Cromer
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 44906, 44911
Scope1877-1908: letters to Duke of Devonshire
RepositoryChatsworth House
Record Reference/16
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20594 Cavendish
Scope1879-91: letters to Sir Charles Dilke
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 43876
Scope1892-94: corresp with Lord Dufferin
RepositoryPublic Record Office of Northern Ireland
Record ReferenceD1071
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 5700 Blackwood
Scope1894: letters (9) to Lord Elgin
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS3955 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 26223 Bruce
Scope1893-98: letters to TE Ellis
RepositoryNational Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
Record ReferenceTE Ellis
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 26129 Ellis
Scope1902-26: corresp with Lord Emmott
RepositoryOxford University: Nuffield College Library
Record ReferenceEmmott papers
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 17309 Emmott
Scope1883-86: letters (25) to THS Escott
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 58790
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16926 Escott
Scopecorresp with Lord Esher
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceESHR link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 13626 Brett
Scope1892-1903: letters (23) to Sir Edward Evans
RepositoryLiverpool Record Office
Record Reference2662
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18343 Evans
Scopecorresp with Sir John Ewart
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRA(S)0370
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11854
Scope1909-20: corresp with Lord Fisher
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceFISR link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16615 Fisher
Scope1902-27: letters to HAL Fisher
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Fisher
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16446 Fisher
Scope1894-1926: corresp with Lord Galway
RepositoryNottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
Record ReferenceGa
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 6741
Scope1896-1901: letters (21) to Charles Geake
RepositoryBristol University Information Services: Special Collections
Record ReferenceDM668
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 33764
Scope1880-1902: corresp with Lord Gladstone
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 45986
Scope1872-97: corresp with WE Gladstone
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 44288-90
Scope1879-91: letters (46) to Catherine Gladstone
RepositoryGladstone's Library
Record ReferenceGlynne-Gladstone MSS 800
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 14174 Gladstone
Scope1880-1926: corresp with Mary and Catherine Gladstone
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 46226, 46237
Scope1914-22: corresp with General Grant
RepositoryKing's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives
Other referenceseeConsolidated list of accessions 1986
Scope1883-87: corresp with Lord Granville
RepositoryThe National Archives
Record ReferencePRO30/29 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1913-14: corresp with John Gribbel
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.2980 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1887-1927: corresp with Lord Haldane
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.5903-6024 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1871-1908: corresp with Sir Edward Walter Hamilton
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 48612
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20962 Hamilton
Scope1878-1900: corresp with Sir William and Lord Harcourt
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Harcourt link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 3679
Scope1880-1917: corresp with Lord Hardinge
RepositoryCambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
Record ReferenceHardinge
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 3853 Hardinge
Scope1907-08: letters (32) to Cuthbert Headlam
RepositoryDurham County Record Office
Record ReferenceD/He/120/66-97 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 12278 Headlam
Scopecorresp with Sir Michael Herbert
RepositoryWiltshire and Swindon History Centre
Record Reference2057 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 22080 Herbert
Scope1900: letters to Arthur Jamieson
RepositoryGlasgow City Archives
Other referenceseeAccessions to repositories, 1967
Scope1881-1927: corresp with Lord Kilbracken
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 44902
Scope1881-1900: letters to Lord Kimberley
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Eng a 2013-14, b 2047-49, c 3933-4514, d 2439-92, e 2790-97
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 1274 Wodehouse
Scope1892-1901: letters to Lord Kimberley
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS 10247
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 22490 Primrose
Scope1856-1929: letters to Lady Leconfield
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to West Sussex Record Office
Record Referencevol 2
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 15719 Wyndham (Petworth)
Scope1881-96: letters to Sir John Leng
RepositoryDundee Central Library
Record ReferenceNRAS4269
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 21740 Dundee Reference L
Scope1922-25: corresp with HP Macmillan
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAcc 2390 4684 4849
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 29056 Macmillan
Scope1886-92: corresp with Sir Edward Malet
RepositoryThe National Archives
Record ReferenceFO 343 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1889-96: corresp with Sir Willoughby Maycock
RepositoryLondon Metropolitan Archives: City of London
Record ReferenceF/MCK link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10887
Scopeletters to Sir Henry Miers
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Eng misc c 539, d 661, f 415-17, g 79-96
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 727 Miers
Scope1913-27: letters to Lord Monson
RepositoryLincolnshire Archives
Record Referencep15 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7153 Monson
Scope1885-86: corresp with Sir Robert Morier
RepositoryOxford University: Balliol College Manuscripts & Special Collections
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 26599 Morier
Scope1905-09: letters to Lord Morley
RepositoryBritish Library: Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections (previously Oriental and India Office Library)
Record ReferenceMSS Eur D 573 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10408
Scope1892-93: corresp with Norris & Son, solicitors rel to Matacong Island
RepositoryUniversity of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
Record Referencenos 35-38,40-49,51,53-57,118
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 14049 Matacong Island
Scope1898-1922: corresp with Lord Northcliffe
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 62154
Scope1886-93: despatches from Sir AB Paget
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 51230
Scope1888-1912: corresp with Sir George Parkin
RepositoryLibrary and Archives Canada
Record ReferenceMG30 D44
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16706 Parkin
Scope1876-98: letters to Lord Playfair
RepositoryImperial College Archives and Corporate Records Unit
Record ReferenceL. Playfair link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11556 Playfair
Scope1886-1908: corresp with Lord Ripon
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 43516
Scope1905-13: letters to Lord Roberts
RepositoryNational Army Museum Templer Study Centre
Record Reference7101/23, 8310/155-62
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18656
Scope1888-1901: letters (33) to Sir Edward Russell
RepositoryUniversity of Liverpool: Special Collections and Archives
Other referenceseeGuide 1962
Scope1880-1908: letters to Lord St Aldwyn
RepositoryGloucestershire Archives
Record ReferenceD2440 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 3526 Hicks Beach
Scope1895-1908: letters to Herbert Samuel
RepositoryParliamentary Archives
Record ReferenceSAM link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11187
Scope1896-1900: corresp with David Saunders
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceSAUN link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18610
Scopecorresp with JA Spender
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 46387
Scope1873-1928: letters to Stanhope family
RepositoryKent History and Library Centre
Record ReferenceU1590/C587, C645 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 25095
Scope1887-92: letters to Edward Stanhope
RepositoryKent History and Library Centre
Record ReferenceU1590/O308 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 25095
Scope1884-1908: letters (89) to WT Stead
RepositoryCambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
Record ReferenceSTED link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 32593
Scope1907-21: corresp with John St Loe Strachey
RepositoryParliamentary Archives
Record ReferenceSTR link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 19285
Scope1891-1901: letters (35) to George Frederick Watts
RepositoryNational Portrait Gallery
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 34418 Watts
Scope1885-1900: letters to Lord and Lady Wolseley
RepositoryHove Central Library
Record ReferenceWolseley
link to scanned list part 1external link - opens in a new window
link to scanned list part 2external link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10471 Wolseley
Scopemisc letters
RepositoryNational Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
Other referenceseeAccessions to repositories 1966

Where reference is made to an NRA number, a catalogue is filed in the National Register of Archives and you can consult it at The National Archives.
For opening times see the Visit us section.

Back