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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

30 Jul 1849. Minutes of meeting 30 Jul 1849

Loose manuscript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/1/7

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Minutes of a meeting of certain members of the Society of Arts at Buckingham Palace on 30 July 1849 at which Prince Albert discussed his ideas for an exhibition in 1851. He suggests a classification scheme. Possible sites are discussed and Prince Albert suggests Hyde Park, plus the collection of subscriptions and the issuing of a Royal Commission (printed at RC/H/1/1/13) [NB error in dating].

Related Material: For related material, see  RC/H/1/1/13.
  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
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  • Place of Production
    Buckingham Palace