Earl of Ripon, Viceroy of India 1880-1884. A letter to the Nawab Begum of Bhopal A manuscript letter written on the first side of a bifolium and signed Ripon dated London January 27, 1887. The letter thanks H. H. the Nawab Begum of Bhopal for her new year’s greetings and reflects the continuing friendship between the Ripons and Her Highness some years after the end of Lord Ripon’s Viceroyalty. Included with this letter is an associated Persian letter which may be a copy of the one sent by the Begum or of Lord Ripon’s letter.


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