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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Maister family (per. 1597–1812), merchants, politicians, and landowners

David Neave.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; History; History of Agriculture. 2972 words.

Maister family (per. 1597–1812), merchants, politicians, and landowners, ran for some 200 years a leading mercantile house in Hull, east Yorkshire. Family members traded chiefly with the...

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Quin, Edwin Richard Windham Wyndham-, third earl of Dunraven and Mount Earl (1812–1871), landowner and archaeologist

G. Le G. Norgate.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming. 897 words.

Quin, Edwin Richard Windham Wyndham-, third earl of Dunraven and Mount Earl (1812–1871), landowner and archaeologist, was born on 19 May 1812 in London. He was the only son of Windham Henry...

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Scott, Henry, third duke of Buccleuch and fifth duke of Queensberry (1746–1812), landowner and army officer

Alexander Murdoch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Agriculture and Farming. 1834 words.

Scott, Henry, third duke of Buccleuch and fifth duke of Queensberry (1746–1812), landowner and army officer, was born in London on 13 September 1746, the second but eldest surviving son of...

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Morgan, Godfrey Charles, Viscount Tredegar (1831–1913), soldier and landowner

Chris Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; History; History of Agriculture. 1391 words.

Morgan, Godfrey Charles, Viscount Tredegar (1831–1913), soldier and landowner, was born at Ruperra Castle, Glamorgan, on 28 April 1831, the second son of Sir Charles Morgan Robinson Morgan...

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Bateman, John (1839–1910), landowner and author

David Spring.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming. 876 words.

Bateman, John (1839–1910), landowner and author, was born on 19 March 1839, the eldest of the four children of James Bateman (1812–1897), landowner, of Knypersley Hall, Staffordshire, and...

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Cavendish, William, seventh duke of Devonshire (1808–1891), landowner and industrialist

F. M. L. Thompson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 2053 words.

Cavendish, William, seventh duke of Devonshire (1808–1891), landowner and industrialist, was born on 27 April 1808, in Charles Street, Berkeley Square, London, the eldest of the four...

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Strachey, Edward, first Baron Strachie (1858–1936), politician and landowner

C. S. Orwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; UK Politics; Agriculture and Farming. 612 words.

Strachey, Edward, first Baron Strachie (1858–1936), politician and landowner, was born at Clifton, Bristol, on 30 October 1858, the eldest of the three sons of Sir Edward Strachey, third...

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