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W. E. Gladstone, 10 Downing Street, Whitehall, to Sir F. Leighton

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

RAA/SEC/8/17/4

Title

W. E. Gladstone, 10 Downing Street, Whitehall, to Sir F. Leighton

Date

16 Jun 1884

Level

Item

Extent & medium

2pp.

Previous reference codes

606, RAC/5/23

Content Description

Gladstone asks Leighton to submit Sir Robert Peel's request for returns to the Council, and to the Queen. He has asked Peel to postpone his motion for a week or so, and adds that he will not fail to be on his guard as to any demand that goes beyond established usage.