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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Henry Cole (1808-82)

24 May 1864. Henry Cole to General Grey 24 May 1864

Loose manuscript papers; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/20/7

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Letter reporting that Mr Dillwyn had obtained a Committee on the Patent Museum and that he and the other committee members were against the South Kensington Scheme. Lord Elcho and Lord Lennox are also on the Committee and Cole asks Grey to intervene with them to gain support for Fowke's plan for the museum.
  • Creator(s)

    Henry Cole (1808-82) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    Council on Education, Kensington Museum