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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Colonel Lloyd

31 May 1850. Colonel Lloyd to Lord Granville 31 May 1850

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (10 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/3/101

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Colonel Lloyd's reports from Leicester, Nottingham and Derby. Reference is also made to Doncaster, Bradford, Halifax, Huddersfield, Leeds, Leicester, Nottingham, Paisley, Wakefield, York, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sheffield and to the idea from Birmingham of attaching the manufacturers' names to exhibits. Mention of a lecturer, and possible Chartist, W. Warren, who was holding meetings and pretending to be a Commissioner.
  • Creator(s)

    Colonel Lloyd (writer)

    Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl of Granville (1815-91) (addressee)

  • 1 document (10 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • writings (documents)
  • Place of Production
    Coventry [West Midlands]