Walter Titley diplomatic correspondence, 1764-1766.


Walter Titley diplomatic correspondence, 1764-1766.

Letters and retained fair copies of letters documenting the diplomatic business conducted in 1764 by Walter Titley, Envoy-Extraordinary to the court of Denmark and Norway. Correspondents include John Montagu, fourth Earl of Sandwich; George Montagu Dunk, second Earl of Halifax; Sir John Goodricke; and Edward Sedgwick. Subjects include British foreign policy; the affairs of the court in Copenhagen; information on the policies and activities of the Baltic States and Russia; a dispute with the French Ambassador; and the problems of smuggling on the Isle of Man.

1.26 linear ft. (3 boxes)

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Titley, Walter, 1700-1768. (person)

Sandwich, John Montagu, Earl of, 1718-1792 (person)

At the time of the letters Sandwich was the first Lord of the Admiralty. Douglas was editor of Cook's journals; Shepherd was an astronomer; Harris was British Ambassador at St. Petersberg; Burney was a friend of Sandwich and father of James; King was captain of the Discovery after the death of Clerke; Barrington was a lawyer. From the description of Papers [microform]. 1771-1784. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225828440 From the description of Papers of John Mont...

Sedgwick, E. M. (person)

Halifax, George Montagu-Dunk, Earl of, 1716-1771 (person)

English colonist and statesman. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Bushey Park, to an unidentified correspondent, 1763 Oct. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270498832 ...

Frederick V, King of Denmark, 1723-1766 (person)

Christian VII, King of Denmark and Norway, 1749-1808 (person)

Cosby, Dudley. (person)

Goodricke, John, Sir (person)