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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

3 Sep 1849. Minutes of meeting at Balmoral 3 Sep 1849

Loose printed paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/1/26

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Minutes of a meeting at Balmoral between Prince Albert, Henry Cole, Francis Fuller and Digby Wyatt. Matters reported included the Munday contract, importance of obtaining a Royal Commission, an Executive Committee appointed by the Society of Arts consisting of Cole, Fuller, John Fare, and Joseph Woods acting with George Drew from the contractors. The visits to the manufacturing districts are reported as being successful in Manchester, the Staffordshire Potteries. Sheffield, Leeds, Bradford, Rochdale, Huddersfield, Kendal and Glasgow.
  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • writings (documents)
  • Place of Production
    Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]