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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

John Arthur Douglas, 2nd Baron Bloomfield (1802-79)

2 Apr 1851. Lord Bloomfield to Lord Palmerston 2 Apr 1851

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/6/49

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Copy of a letter describing the Russian Government's opposition to the Great Exhibition and their refusing passports to those wishing to attend. Concern over revolutionary activity.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/24/83 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

    John Arthur Douglas, 2nd Baron Bloomfield (1802-79) (writer)

    Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    St Petersburg [Russia]