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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70)

17 Feb 1852. Colonel Grey to Dr. Lyon Playfair 17 Feb 1852

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/9/64

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Copy of a letter expressing concern that premature steps taken towards the concentration of societies may interfere with Prince Albert's more comprehensive plan. Also the application from the Society of Arts for a share of the surplus will be put before the Surplus Committee.
  • Creator(s)

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

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

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Buckingham Palace