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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Henry Cole (1808-82)

29 Dec 1864. Henry Cole to General Grey 29 Dec 1864

Loose manuscript papers; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/20/66

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Letter concerning additional Vice Presidents for the Albert Hall, possible land for the Royal Academy near the Hall, asking whether Scott is making an entrance to the catacomb's beneath the monument and mentioning possible links between the Hall and the Society of Arts, the Sacred Harmonica Society and the Art Union. Enclosing a letter from the Electro Plate Works and a memorandum relating to the Royal Academy of Arts (see RC/H/1/20/67-68).

Related Material: For related material see RC/H/1/20/67-68.
  • 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
  • Place of Production
    Council on Education, Kensington Museum