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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

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

29 May 1850. Lord Granville to Colonel Grey 29 May 1850

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (10 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/3/96

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Lord Granville to Colonel Grey reporting the progress in the case of the Munday contract, the work of the London local committees and the raising of subscriptions. Mention is made of Colonel Lloyd and Lyon Playfair's view that "whole towns will empty themselves and swarm up to London in 1851".
  • Creator(s)

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

    General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70) (addressee)

  • 1 document (10 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English