Document ReferenceOs C 395
TitleDraft notes by J.E. Denison on Sir R. Peel's account of French Revolution; 6 Aug. 1848
Date6 August 1848
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConsists of report of Robert Peel speaking on subject of French Revolution; refers to account of Louis Philippe asking Guizot for advice; states that as he could not admit reform, dissolve National Guard or fire on them King sent for Molé and Thiers; refers to proposal for Thiers to become minister; comments on ministers; comments that Bugeaud is in charge of army; refers to Thiers' different recollection of events; refers to shooting in streets.
Termarmies, French, armed forces
politics, French
revolutions, French Revolution 1848

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA9772Guizot; Francois P.G. (1787-1874); Monsieur; French historian and statesman1787-1874
NA7509Louis Philippe (1773-1850); King of the French; (reigned 1830-48)1773-1850
NA10015Molé; Louis M. (1781-1855); Count; French Prime Minister 18361781-1855
NA6558Thiers; Louis A. (1797-1877); Monsieur; French statesman and historian1797-1877
NA10017Duchâtel; C.M. Tanneguy (1803-1867); Monsieur; French politician1803-1867
NA10019Bugeaud; Thomas R. (1784-1849); Duke of Isly; French soldier and army commander1784-1849
NA6412Barrot; Camille H. Odilon- (1791-1873); Monsieur; French politician retired 18511791-1873
NA9693Bancroft; George (1800-1891); Dr; American historian and statesman1800-1891
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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