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Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911)

5 Jul 1860. Edgar Bowring to General Grey 5 Jul 1860

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (6 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/15/115

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Letter concerning negotiations with the Society of Arts with regard to the Exhibition of 1862 and the power of the Commission to organise another exhibition. Includes a footnote that two of the demands made by the Society of Arts have been accepted but that the Commission cannot agree to a Society of Arts nominated body having the right to organise an exhibition on the estate in 1872.
  • Creator(s)

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (writer)

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

  • 1 document (6 pages) (whole object)

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