Document ReferencePw2 Hy 888
TitleLetter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to William Cotesworthley; 17 Jul. 1707
Date17 July 1707
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSays that the bearer has informed him that he has been recommended to the company in which Cotesworthley has an interest; states that Snow showed a 'great capacity for business' whilst Harley was commissioner for Accompts; wishes that it had been in his power 'to have done more for him'.
Termpatronage, general

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29529Snow; William (fl 1706-1707); Mr; served in office of accounts; recommended by Robert Harley 1st Earl of Oxfordfl 1706-1707
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29663Cotesworthley; William (fl 1707)fl 1707
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