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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Sir William Reid (1791-1858)

27 Dec 1850. Colonel Reid to Colonel Grey 27 Dec 1850

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/5/74

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Letter concerning the move of the Royal Commission to their new offices in the Crystal Palace building and the receiving of foreign exhibits including laying the floor in the centre at a later date so that waggons could use the space as a road.
  • Creator(s)

    Sir William Reid (1791-1858) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    39 Harley Street, London