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Record NG6/7/832

Archive reference number NG6/7/832

Letter to Lord F. Cavendish M.P. (H.M. Treasury)

Date 4 Mar 1882

Requesting the sanction of the Lords Commissioners, H.M. Treasury, for extra funds of up to £400 from Savings (Subheading D: Purchase of Pictures) to meet extra expenses under the National Gallery Vote, 1881-82. Of this, £10-2-0 for increased police pay, with other sums

(e.g. for framing and dealing with consignments from the Continent) uncertain due to ongoing negotiations

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