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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

John Scott Russell (1808-82)

22 Oct 1851. John Scott Russell to Colonel Grey 22 Oct 1851

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/8/122

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Copy of a letter in which John Scott Russell complained that he is the only one of the chief officers of the Exhibition not to have been given an honour.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/25/63 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

    John Scott Russell (1808-82) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    37 Great George Street [Westminster]