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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir William Reid (1791-1858)

23 Apr 1851. Colonel Reid to Colonel Phipps 23 Apr 1851

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/6/95

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Copy of a letter requesting that, if Queen Victoria should be intending to visit the Exhibition before 1st May, the time should not be known by anyone and the afternoon of 30th April should be avoided.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/24/112 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

    Sir William Reid (1791-1858) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Exhibition Building