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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester & Edinburgh (1776-1857)

2 May 1851. Duchess of Gloucester to Queen Victoria 2 May 1851

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/7/32

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Copy of a letter from Mary, Duchess of Gloucester, to Queen Victoria in which she expresses regret at having missed the opening ceremony but records that she has heard of its success and the love that the people showed towards Victoria and her family.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/24/135 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

    Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester & Edinburgh (1776-1857) (writer)

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    Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Gloucester House [London]