Document ReferencePw2 Hy 746
TitleDraft letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to Mr [Alexander] Stanhope; 28 Jun./9 Jul. 1706
Date9 July 1706
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the strict restrictions of the French with regard to the news which they allow to be printed in their newspapers; says that Holland seems to have the same opinion of the Marquess of Baden as the French, that 'apprehend nothing from him';

This document has been identified as being in the hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.

Old Style dating on letter.
Termpublications, newspapers, French

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29498Zahringen; Frederick Magnus (1647-1709); Margrave of Baden-Durlach; acc. 16771647-1709
NA29499Zahringen; Louis William (-1707); Margrave of Baden-Baden; acc. 1677-1707
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29446Stanhope; Alexander (1638-1707); Mr; English Envoy Extraordinary to the Netherlands 1700-6; father of 1st Earl Stanhope1638-1707
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