CollectionAdditional papers relating to William IV and Queen Adelaide
TitleLetter from George Canning to William, Duke of Clarence
Date29 September 1823
WriterCanning, George; Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
AddresseeClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
DescriptionCanning writes in answer to William's suggestion to appoint a specific person to a vacant role [Foreign Messenger?]; unfortunately Canning was not able to carry out William's request because he received it too late. Moreover, as the next turn of appointments belong to Lord Bathurst [Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst ] and Mr Peel [Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet], Canning will not have the chance to nominate anyone for a while.
Place Of WritingForeign Office
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
Custodial HistoryPurchased 1966
Document Image


    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2024