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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)

3 Jul 1863. Queen Victoria to Lord Palmerston 3 Jul 1863

Loose typescript paper | 1 document (2 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/19/112

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Copy of a letter regretting Lord Palmerston's absense through ill health from the vote for the purchase of the exhibition building. Stresses the need to progress rapidly with a building to replace it.

Originals: For original see VIC/MAIN/F/28/47 (Royal Archives).
  • Creator(s)

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    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (2 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Windsor Castle