Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1178
TitleLetter in French from Willem Buys, Amst[erdam], Netherlands, to Robert Harley, [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 27 Jul. 1706
Date27 July 1706
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to the Treaty between England and Scotland as being well advanced and praises the Queen for her part in this; refers to a generous and noble action on the part of the Duke of Marlborough and believes this will strengthen the union between the two nations; refers to the Declaration or Manifesto to be used in France, noting that he has asked the Conseiller Pensionnaire to communicate this to the Deputies.

Notes the arrival of 22 vessels [from the East Indies], 7 of which are for the companies in England.
Termmilitary campaigns, Europe 1706
treaties, England and Scotland 1706
European affairs, politics 1706

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA13806Churchill; John (1650-1722); 1st Duke of Marlborough; created 1702; Marquis of Blandford1650-1722
NA29481Buys; Willem (1661-1749); -; Pensionary of Amsterdam 1693-17251661-1749
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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