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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville (1815-91)

31 Jul 1864. Lord Granville to General Grey 31 Aug 1864

Loose manuscript papers; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/20/32

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Letter stating that they could not give authority on behalf of the Commissioners for the enquiry called for by Henry Cole without convening a meeting of the Commission. The Commission would probably approve of the building of the Hall [Royal Albert Hall] but the preliminary enquiries should be made by those promoting the scheme.
  • Creator(s)

    Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville (1815-91) (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
    16 Bruton Street [London]