Document ReferenceN Mc 1/31
TitleLetter from John Bright, London, to his brother-in-law Duncan McLaren senior; 20 May 1850.
Date20 May 1850
Extent2ff with envelope
Content DescriptionEndorsed: '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]
Termfamily & political

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NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA1775Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman1811-1899
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
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