Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1145
TitleLetter from William Van Heels [Huls], to [Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford]; 30 Jan. 1712/3
Date30 January 1713
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a letter [not present] relative to a situation about which Oxford asked him to contact the Pensionary; expresses his joy at the signing of the 'Barrier treaty' and the 'guarantie' [of the Protestant succession in England]; hopes that the 'forwardness expressd in Holland' will facilitate the restoration of confidence and correspondence between the first ministers of the 'two Nations'; encloses a letter [not present] from Lord Albermarle imploring Oxford's protection regarding the 'prolongation of his Pass'; asks for Oxford's orders or the return of the letters that he may answer them.

Old/New Style dating on letter.
Termdiplomacy, with Netherlands
royalty, succession
travel, passports
treaties, Utrecht 29-30 Jan. 1713

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1085Heinsius; Anthony (1641-1720); Grand Pensionary of Holland from 16881641-1720
NA29944Keppel; Arnold Joost van (1670-1718); 1st Earl of Albemarle; member of Nobles of the States General1670-1718
NA29941Huls; Carel Willem van (fl 1663-1714); Dutch; diplomatic channel between 1st Earl of Oxford and Pensionary Heinsiusfl 1663-1714
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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