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Item BLT 2/7 - Letter from Office of Commissioners for Claims in France to Thomas Blaikie

Part of Thomas Blaikie collection

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GB235 BLT/BLT 2/BLT 2/7


Letter from Office of Commissioners for Claims in France to Thomas Blaikie


  • 1821-02-17 (Creation)

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Handwritten letter on one folded sheet of paper.

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Letter outlining the issues with Thomas Blaikie's claim for losses and detailing additional paperwork required.

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Open for consultation on appointment with archivist.

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Permission for reproduction required from RBGE.

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  • English

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Fragile, requiring careful handling.

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