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Russell, Francis, 1788-1861 (7th Duke of Bedford, politician)

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Francis Russell (1788-1861), 7th Duke of Bedford

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Letter from 7th Duke of Bedford to George H. Bowers, 3 Apr. 1848

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8862/6/2
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He found Bowers' letter interesting; hopes he will continue work on subject 'for it has caused the same difficulties in my own mind'; he feels it is the right side of the question to take; believes most clergy are against admitting them [Jews?] to Parliament; five or six bishops are in favour

Dates: 3 Apr. 1848
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Letter from 7th Duke of Bedford to George H. Bowers, 10 Aug. 1858 (Circa)

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8862/6/3
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Glad to find he has not given Bowers trouble; thanks for sermon; he read his letter with much interest

Dates: 10 Aug. 1858 (Circa)
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Letter from 7th Duke of Bedford to George H. Bowers, 14 Mar. 1860

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8862/6/4
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He will consider Bowers' 'useful suggestions... you have nothing to apologise for'; he said unfavourable things to the late Mr Martin, 'which has been on my conscience ever since. The truth is did some things well, but neglected others'

Dates: 14 Mar. 1860
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