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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66)

1 Aug 1849. Authority to visit manufacturing towns 1 Aug 1849

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/1/18

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Copy of an authority given by Prince Albert to Messrs Cole, Fuller and Russell authorising them to travel through the manufacturing districts to ascertain support for the idea of an Exhibition in 1851.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/24/6 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

    Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66) (writer)

    Henry Cole (1808-82) (addressee)

    Francis Fuller (addressee)

    John Scott Russell (1808-82) (addressee)

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Osborne House