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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70)

19 Mar 1860. General Grey to Edgar Bowring 19 Mar 1860

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/15/88

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Copy of a letter stating that Prince Albert has no objections to Mr Whatman being allowed to break the line of houses by a crossroads, and discussing the possible move of the East India Collection to South Kensington, suggesting they build on the east side of the gardens opposite those to be built by the British Museum on the west.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/27/30 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

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

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

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