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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir William Reid (1791-1858)

2 Oct 1851. Colonel Reid to Colonel Phipps 2 Oct 1851

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/8/68

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Letter concerning the inclusion of prayers in the closing ceremony and the future of the Crystal Palace including the possibility of its removal to Battersea Park. Mention is made of the poor state of the roof.
  • Creator(s)

    Sir William Reid (1791-1858) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence