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Reference numberDM/6/74
LevelItem
TitleLetter from AJ French, Acting British Consul, Florence, to the Earl of Derby, Foreign Office
Date26 June 1874
DescriptionConcerning the Ponti bequest. Forwarding copy of a letter from ESS Mildmay, Austrian (and acting British) Vice Consul, Milan to DE Colnaghi, British Consul, Florence (DM/6/73), concerning Giralmo Ponti bequeathing about 1,800,000 francs to be disposed between the Acadamies of Science of London, Paris and Vienna.
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Access conditionsOPEN - but photocopying forbidden.
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA294Stanley; Edward Henry (1826 - 1893); 15th Earl of Derby1826 - 1893
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