Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1086
TitleMemorandum by [Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford]; n.d. [c.1710-7.1714]
Date1710-Jul 1724 (c)
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSays that the question before the H[ouse] of L[ords] was 'of a very complex nature'; states that there were objections to being asked to approve a treaty which had not been seen; says that even after the treaties were produced there was much opposition; says that the vote for an address of thanks was carried, after the Court pressed for an immediate resolution; says that proxies were asked for as they were unhappy at only having a majority of 14.

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This document has been identified as being in the hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.
Termparliamentary business, questions, unspecified treaty
parliamentary business, votes, address of thanks

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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