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2011.4232
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Description

Letter from Captain Augustus Liddell to Henry Richardson regarding a meeting of the Royal Persian Society which Liddell cannot attend due to army duties.

Inscription

[left hand page, at the top]
23rd Feby 1843
Capt. Liddell
[upside down]
Declines
Capt Liddell
[left hand page centre]
Henry Richardson Esq
ditto
20 Kings Arms Yard
Coleman St
[right hand page]
Feby 23rd / 43
Capt. Liddell
Sir
I beg you will inform the Committee of the General Persian Society that it will not be in my power to attend on the 17th May as I shall be on duty with my Regt at Winchester on that date.

I have the honor
to be Sir
Your obdt sevt.
Augustus Liddell

Notes

Alan Cole
The writer might be Col. George Augustus Frederick Liddell of the Scots Guards (1812-88).

Language

English

Associated Parties

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Place of Creation

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Creator

Date Created

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Collection

Military

Series

Army

Meetings

Autographs

Object Type

Letter

Category

Letter

Materials

paper

Dimensions

w: 229, h: 183, d: -