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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66)

27 Sep 1851. Colonel Phipps to Dr. Lyon Playfair 27 Sep 1851

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/8/60

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Letter expressing Prince Albert's views on the Scientific Societies and also on his conviction that the Surplus Fund should be disposed of in such a way as to include the interests of the whole world.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/25/6 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

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

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

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]