CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleCopy of a letter from the Duke of Clarence to the deputies of Dunkirk
Date27 April 1814
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeDeputies of Dunkirk
DescriptionThe Duke is very grateful for the very nice letter sent to him and for the kind sentiments of the people of Dunkirk: it will always be a point of pride for Engalnd to have hosted and helped the King of France [Louis XVIII]. He felt moved by the display of affection showed by the French people upon the return of their King.
He wishes prosperity to the people of Dunkirk and assures [the deputies] of holding them in the highest regard.
Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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