Autograph letter from Sir Robert Peel to Miss Coutts accepting an invitation,
1864 April 19.
|Main Creator:||Peel, Robert, Sir, 1822-1895|
Letter says that satisfactory accounts have been received about the islanders from Cape Clear and Sherkin area "whose migration you so generously facilitated some 18 months ago". Sir Robert Peel, Third Baronet, was Irish Secretary in the 1860's, and the son of the former Prime Minister Sir Robert Peel.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Written on mourning paper with Irish Office crest, dated Whitehall, April 19 1864.
Physical description: 1 folded sheet (3 pages) ; 19 x 12 cm.
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|MS 41,693||Manuscripts Reading Room||Manuscripts|