Document ReferenceOs C 644
TitleDraft letter in French from J.E. Denison, to [E.D. Pasquier], Duke of Pasquier; 18 Aug. 1855
Date18 August 1855
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionStates that he has not been neglecting his commission or duties but has been learing more on subject of farming; comments on his reading of newspaper articles; refers to Mr Huskinson's 500 acres of cultivated land; discusses cost effectiveness of agricultural improvements; refers to implements shown at Carlisle exhibition; states that Huskinson's son has been appointed to commission although Denison believes Huskinson senior would be more suitable; compares him with [un-named] French agriculturist; hopes Pasquier will visit him in England.

Dated from Os C 644/1.
Termexhibitions, Carlisle Exhibition 1855
agricultural improvements
appointments, commissions
machinery, agricultural

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8064Huskinson; Thomas (1817-1887); Mr; Nottingham land agent; of Epperstone Manor1817-1887
NA10193Huskinson; William Lambe (1839-1904); Mr; Nottinghamshire land agent; son of Thomas Huskinson1839-1904
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA10194Pasquier; Etienne D. de (1767-1862); Duke of Pasquier; statesman member of French Academy1767-1862
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