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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911)

20 Jan 1863. Edgar Bowring to General Grey 20 Jan 1863

Loose manuscript papers; mounted | 1 document (8 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/19/30

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Letter reporting the outcome of the Commissioner's finance meeting at which Cole's proposal to sell the whole central square of the estate was rejected but it was agreed to negotiate with the Government for them to purchase all or part of the area used by the Exhibition of 1862.
  • Creator(s)

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (writer)

    General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70) (addressee) [20 January 1863]

  • 1 document (8 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Board of Trade, Whitehall