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Edward Erskine

Letter from Hon. Edward Ersine, the British Chargé d'Affaires in Stockholm, to Dr. Ernst Becker reporting that he has received payment for the photographer Hansen, and also a diamond ring, together with news that a parcel is arriving from England. 12 Dec 1859

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/538

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Erskine writes that he has received a payment which he assumes is to cover the charges of the photographer Hansen, whom he has duly paid. But he has also received a box containing a diamond ring, and has been informed by the British Minister to Prussia that a parcel addressed to him from Sir Charles Phipps is on its way; he is puzzled as to what he is to do with these. He encloses Hansen's receipt (see VIC/ADDA10/85/539).

Related Material: For related correspondence, see VIC/ADDA10/85/539.
  • Creator(s)

    Edward Erskine (writer)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Stockholm [Sweden]