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NMc - Correspondence of Priscilla McLaren (née Bright, 1815-1906) social reformer, and Sir Henry Norman (1858-1939) journalist, politician and public servant, 1829-1946
1 - Correspondence between Priscilla McLaren (1815-1906) and her husband Duncan McLaren Senior (1800-1886)
N Mc 1/31
Letter from John Bright, London, to his brother-in-law Duncan McLaren senior; 20 May 1850.
20 May 1850
2ff with envelope
Endorsed: 'reference to me'
Notes his objections to the change in Stamp Tax; evaluates effects on property and stock; refers to conversations with the Chancellor; alludes to the 'Greek French business'; believes Palmerston is a 'dangerous' Foreign Minister.
Postmarks: 'MAY Q 21 A 1850'; '16'
Stamp: 1d [red/blue]
family & political
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Dates of existence
McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer
Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-1865
Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman
McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician
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