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Papers of Edgar Alfred Bowring, Secretary to the Commission for the Exhibition

Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66)

22 May 1856. Colonel Phipps to Edgar Bowring 22 May 1856

Loose manuscript paper | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/C/223

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Phipps reports that Prince Albert is pleased at the proposed vote for moving the Science and Art Department. He also requests patterns for the paintwork of the Museum building, for which he mentions a "tent in stripes".
  • Creator(s)

    Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66) (writer)

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Osborne House