Document ReferenceOs C 569
TitleLetter from S.C. Denison, London, to J.E. Denison; n.d. [1829]
Date1829 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDescribes scholarship examinations in detail and his achievement of second place worth £26 per year; refers to having studied English, Latin and Greek; has engaged mathematics tutor for summer; states that Henry Denison is more advanced in his studies; refers to 'young Canning' matriculating at Oxford University this year and comments on his studies; refers to Christ Church College tutor Mr Biscoe; states that Sanders is also going to Oxford.

Autograph pencil note on f 1r reads 'Stephens Scolarship at Balliol'.

Dated from Os C 568.
Termeducation, tutors
education, examinations
education, private
schools, public

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8650Denison; Henry (1810-1858); Mr; barrister brother of J.E. Denison1810-1858
NA1109Canning; Charles J. (1812-1862); Earl Canning; governor general of India 1856-18621812-1862
NA8661Denison; Stephen C. (1811-1871); Mr; barrister brother of J.E. Denison1811-1871
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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