CollectionGeorge III Calendar
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from George III to Lord North
Date9 August 1772
WriterGeorge III, King
AddresseeNorth, Frederick, Lord
DescriptionGeorge III returns a letter of attorney signed by the Queen of Denmark to Lord North. He refers to a sketch outlining alterations to the organisation of American affairs, which he thinks are essential to avoid "future jarrings" between departments. Reference is made to Lord Dartmouth, the new American Secretary, and his predecessor Lord Hillsborough.
Place of WritingKew
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Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
RepositoryRoyal Archives
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