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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair of St Andrews (1818-98)

18 May 1850. Dr. Lyon Playfair to Lord Granville 18 May 1850

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (8 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/3/87

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Dr. Lyon Playfair to Lord Granville reporting the support for the Exhibition in Leeds but ignorance in Sheffield where Rogers and sons "the greatest cutlers in the world" had only asked for one square foot of space.
  • Creator(s)

    Sir Lyon Playfair, 1st Baron Playfair of St Andrews (1818-98) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (8 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Leeds [West Yorkshire]