1815-1828, English, Unpublished edition: Two letters from Robert Peel to Colonel Haliburton : Peel, Robert, 1788-1850, (author.)

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  • 3.0 cm. (2 pages and one photograph)
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Two letters from Robert Peel to Colonel Haliburton : manuscript, photograph, 1815 September 29 and 1828 May 28.
Creator
  • Peel, Robert, 1788-1850, (author.)
Other Creators
  • Howard Harris Studios, (photographer)
Produced
  • 1815 September 29 and 1828 May 28.
Content Types
  • still image
  • text
Carrier Types
  • sheet
Physical Description
  • 3.0 cm. (2 pages and one photograph)
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Summary
  • Letter from Robert Peel to Colonel Haliburton, 1815 September 29, handwritten in ink and signed by Peel. Written from Peel's residence, Drayton Manor, when Peel was Undersecretary for War and the Colonies (dated after Waterloo). Peel had visited the Continent and was aided by Colonel Haliburton (later a surveyor in Canada). Peel returned to England on the vessel Tartarus and wrote to Haliburton thanking him for his assistance. The second letter, a copy, written in ink, was written by Peel from Whitehall 1828, May 28, offering Haliburton a position with the Ordinance Survey. There is also a photograph (ca. 1955) of a painting of Colonel Haliburton taken by the Howard Harris Studios in Sydney.
Biography
  • Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet, was the British Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1834 to 1835 and 1841 to 1846.
Notes
  • This work is out of copyright.
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Language
  • English
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