Document ReferenceOs C 234
TitleLetter from [F. Egerton], 1st Earl of Ellesmere, Paris, France, to J.E. Denison, Burlington House, London; 22 Jan. 1847
Date22 January 1847
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComments on Parisian society gossip and refers to 'Spanish marriages'; talks of bread riots in provinces; believes Lord Palmerstone has been bourne out on all but treaty of Utrecht and states that he hopes that things will soon be straight between the two nations of England and France; refers to comments of Lord Lansdowne and Guizot; has been staying with Brooke Greville and lists others staying in Paris; refers to gossip surrounding Lady Bailey; alludes to to [Robert] Peel's position in opposition.
Termtreaties, Treaty of Utrecht
governments, Whig Government 1846-52
foreign relations
civil disorder, Paris 1847
social news

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NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA6250Fitzmaurice; Henry Petty- (1780-1863); 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne; succeeded 18181780-1863
NA9772Guizot; Francois P.G. (1787-1874); Monsieur; French historian and statesman1787-1874
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA9809Cowper; Charles Spencer (1789-1884); son of 5th Earl Cowper1789-1884
NA9810Conway; Richard Seymour- (1800-1870); 4th Marquess of Hertford; succeeded 18421800-1870
NA9811Greville; Brooke (1798-1884); Mr1798-1884
NA9447Egerton; Francis (1800-1857); 1st Earl of Ellesmere; also F. Leveson-Gower M.P.1800-1857
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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