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GI John Gibson, RA, papers c. 1822-1866
                
GI/1 Correspondence 1824-1866
                        >GI/1/156 John Gibson, Rome, to Lieut Gen., The Hon. C. Grey 20 May 1864
Reference CodeGI/1/156
LevelItem
TitleJohn Gibson, Rome, to Lieut Gen., The Hon. C. Grey
Date20 May 1864
Extent & Medium1 piece
Content DescriptionDraft letter acknowledging receipt of photographs and plans of the memorial to the Prince Consort. Gibson declines the commission, because he feels that it would be necessary to spend some time on the spot, and "to be in England during the cold requires some courage after a residence of 46 years in Rome."
Associated MaterialGI/1/36-41.