CollectionGeorge III Private Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleSummary of George III's letters to Lord Suffolk
Date29 January 1772-29 February 1772
WriterGeorge III, King
DescriptionSummary of letters from George III to the Duke of Suffolk concerning Queen Caroline Matilda of Denmark;

29 January -George III hopes for the safety of the Queen, Mr. Keith has reassured him. He has been asked to talk to the Dowager Queen or Prince Frederick as opposed to Christian VII;
1 February - George III believes Keith is entitled to immediate communications. He refers to the promise that the Queen will be respected. Keith is permitted to offer a refuge for the Queen in the Electoral Dominions as a final resort;
28 February - Divorce is discussed; 29 February - George III wishes to communicate with Christian VII but doesn't want to encourage him in being 'dictatory'
Extent1 document (4 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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