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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

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

24 Jul 1851. Dr. Lyon Playfair to Colonel Grey 24 Jun 1851

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Copy of a letter from Lyon Playfair to Colonel Grey in which he reports that the Council of Chairmen (of the Juries) agreed that a special medal should be presented to Prince Albert and that the Council wished to express in the name of all jurors, their gratitude to Prince Albert.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/24/158 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

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

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

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Exhibition Building [Crystal Palace]