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

General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70)

7 Jun 1852. Colonel Grey to Edgar Bowring 7 Jun 1852

Loose manuscript papers | 1 document (8 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/B/45

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Colonel Grey reports the result of a discussion at Buckingham Palace on the 6th June between Prince Albert, Lord Derby and Mr Disraeli, regarding Disraeli having decided to go to the House once the Surplus Report is signed for a vote in aid of the purchase of land. He also advised in the meantime to set a loan from the Bank of England of £150,000 on future purchases.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (addressee)

  • 1 document (8 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Buckingham Palace