Document ReferencePw A 348/1-2
TitleLetter in French from Eberhard Danckelmann, Berlin, to William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland; 28 Aug. n.y. [1688]
Date Of Creation29 August 1688
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionRefers him once more to M. Ham to save time, leaving everything else until he sees him in person at Minden where the Elector [of Brandenburg] will be on 7 Sep./28 Aug.

In post script urges him to inform [the Prince of Orange] that they have written to Sweden; comments briefly on this noting that M. Fuchs has been charged with this; gives brief details concerning recruitment and movement of troops.

This letter has no year; the year provided is based on that of related correspondence.

The date on the letter is '19/29 d'aout'.
Termdiplomacy, Prince of Orange with Brandenburg 1688
armies, troops, movement of
armies, troops, levies
revolutions, Glorious Revolution 1688, preparations

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA30553Ham; John (fl 1688-1690); -; of Berlin; probably Johan Ham 1654-1725 burgomaster of Arnhem and deputy for Guelderland; Netherlands commissioner and resident ambassador in Brandenburg 1683-1696fl 1688-1690
NA30306Fuchs; Paul (fl 1688-1703); -; minister to Frederick III Elector of Brandenburg later King Frederick I of Prussiafl 1688-1703
NA1083William III (1650-1702); King of England Scotland and Ireland1650-1702
NA30337Danckelmann; Eberhard Christoph Balthasar von (1643-1722); minister and envoy of the Elector of Brandenburg1643-1722
NA1043Bentinck; H. William (1649-1709); 1st Earl of Portland; diplomat and adviser of William of Orange; alias Hans Willem1649-1709
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