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Pw2Hy - Papers of the Harley Family, 1602-1738, in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection
Pw2 Hy 1161
Unsigned letter in French; 27 Jan. 1713/4. [This appears to be from Lord Albemarle, as referred to in Pw2 Hy 1160.]
27 January 1714
Complains that despite the state agreeing to all the Queen's measures, the peace seems no closer to being concluded; refers to his uncertainty as to whether he will be granted an extension of his pass; reports his efforts to refute allegations made by his enemies at the French court, insisting on his genuine desire for peace and his actions to this end; emphasises his good conduct and calls upon the Lord Treasurer's friendship and his assistance.
Old Style dating on letter.
Enclosed at Pw2 Hy 1160.
peace negotiations, with France 1714
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Dates of existence
Huls; Carel Willem van (fl 1663-1714); Dutch; diplomatic channel between 1st Earl of Oxford and Pensionary Heinsius
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