Document ReferenceOs C 303
TitleLetter from H. Denison, Harnham, Northumberland, to J.E. Denison, Ossington, Nottinghamshire; 14 Sept. n.y. [1848]
Date14 September 1848 (c)
Extent6 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to Denison remaining at Ossington; comments on weather and refers to planning visit to Brighton; refers to society there and hopes to see Metternich; comments on Lord John Russell's visit to Dublin; refers to case of Smith O'Brien and justice in Ireland; comments to emigration; informs him that he has passed emigration papers to House of Commons but believes there should be registry of applicants; comments on payment of passages from land fund; comments on land sales and prices in Australia and Cape [Colony].
Termparliamentary business, committees, Emigration Committee
punishments, transportation
land, sale of
social conditions, Ireland
legal cases, Smith O'Brien
social life, England
weather, England
social visits
colonial affairs, land, sale of
colonies, Australia

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8658Jacob; Henrietta S. (1808-1860); Mrs; née Denison sister of J.E. Denison1808-1860
NA6064Winneburg; Clement W.L. Metternich- (1773-1859); 2nd Prince of Metternich-Winneburg; Austrian diplomatist and statesman1773-1859
NA9476O'Brien; William S. (1803-1864); Mr; M.P. 1835-49 Young Irelander1803-1864
NA8650Denison; Henry (1810-1858); Mr; barrister brother of J.E. Denison1810-1858
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
PL10130/Cape Colony
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