Guest blogger Adam Nadeau is a PhD candidate at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. He recently completed a four week residency as a 2018-19 David Library Fellow conducting research for his dissertation examining British imperial reform during the Revolutionary era.
Charles Cornwallis by John Singleton
Copley, c. 1795. Wikimedia
|Lord Clive and
Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey, 1757, |
by Francis Hayman, c. 1760. National Portrait Gallery, London.
A scan of a letter to the Governor General of
Bengal from the court of the Nawab,
May 2, 1785. PRO 30/11/7, fol. 360.