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Record NG6/6/810

Archive reference number NG6/6/810

Letter to The Right Hon. Lord Fred[erick] Cavendish

Date 27 Sep 1880

Reply to letter 14 14:48 [blurred], asking him, on behalf of the Director, to

request that he inform the Lords Commissioners of H. M. Treasury that the number

of visitors admitted by payment of an entrance fee on Student Days will be

sufficiently large that the services of two assistant porters at the umbrella

stall, where only one is stationed on Student Days, and this is still believed

to be necessary, also asking from what date the other temporary attendants will

be sanctioned, and whether the turnstile mentioned as requisite may be ordered

from H. M. Office of Works.

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