CollectionGeorge III Calendar
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from George III to Lord North
Date4 August 1772
WriterGeorge III, King
AddresseeNorth, Frederick, Lord
DescriptionGeorge III appreciates the sentiments expressed by Lord Weymouth in his letter declining the offer [of appointment to Secretary of State for the (American) Colonies]. He hopes that the answer from Lord Dartmouth will be more favourable.
Place of WritingKew
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Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
PublicationsPublished in J. Fortescue (ed.) "Correspondence of King George III 1760-1783" Vol. 2 (London, 1927-1928), no. 1110
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