Document ReferencePw2 Hy 796
TitleDraft of letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to Mr Wich; 2/13 Aug. 1706
Date13 May 1706
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionBelieves that this letter will find Wich at Hamburg 'returned from yr little jorney with Mr Vernan'; says that Lord Marlborough is willing to 'forgive the man' [Mr Vernan?] as is the queen; state that when 'he' has made his 'public acknowlegments Wich may 'declare the Queen's forgiveness and he may be discharged'; instructs Wich to compliment 'yr government' with regard to the concern which it has shown for the queen's honor;

Old Style dating on letter.

This document has been identified as being in the hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.
Termroyalty, honour of
diplomacy, with Holstein

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29486Vernon; - (fl 1705); Mr; diplomat?fl 1705
NA13806Churchill; John (1650-1722); 1st Duke of Marlborough; created 1702; Marquis of Blandford1650-1722
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29539Wich; - (fl 1704-1706); Mr; diplomat; ambassador to Holstein?fl 1704-1706
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