Document ReferenceOs C 571
TitleLetter from H. Labouchere, [later 1st Baron Taunton], Stoke Park, to J.E. Denison; 3 Jan. 1852
Date3 January 1852
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionComments on potential Whig Peelite Government; believes Lord John [Russell] should have insisted upon more favourable political terms; states that Lord Morpeth's criticism is unjust; refers to vacant Ireland position; states that Morpeth declined offer of post of lord steward when offered by Lord Aberdeen; refers to Lord Grey and D[uke] of N[ewcastle] being enemies at Colonial Office; refers to liberal political opinions; alludes to Oxford [University] elections.
Termelections, university
political parties, Liberals
patronage, political
appointments, government
government departments, Colonial Office
governments, Whig Government 1846-52

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9663Howard; George W.F. (1802-1864); 7th Earl of Carlisle; styled Viscount Morpeth succeeded 18481802-1864
NA142Gordon; George Hamilton- (1784-1860); 4th Earl of Aberdeen1784-1860
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
NA6474Labouchere; Henry (1798-1869); 1st Baron Taunton; statesman1798-1869
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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