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Record NGA1/1/54/16

Archive reference number NGA1/1/54/16

Letter from A.H. Layard to William Boxall

Date 29 Mar 1871

Congratulating Boxall on his knighthood and praising him for the acquisitions made under his Directorship, including the Peel Collection; also discusses his future as a Trustee and the plans for the new building.

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