CollectionGeorge III Calendar
ReferenceGEO/MAIN/90
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from George III to the Duke of Cumberland asking him to take command and appointing him Captain General
Date[20 May 1765]
WriterGeorge III, King
AddresseeCumberland, William Augustus, Duke of
DescriptionSigned
Place Of WritingRichmond
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 document (1 page)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
Document Image

GEO_MAIN_90.pdf

PublicationsPublished in J. Fortescue (ed.) "Correspondence of King George III 1760-1783" Vol. 1 (London, 1927-1928), no. 74. With further note in L. B. Namier "Additions and Corrections to Sir John Fortescue's Edition of The Correspondence of King George III (Vol. 1)" (Manchester, 1937)
LevelItem
CreditCrown Copyright
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