HJ Wilson to Mr Raper

Scope and Content

Asking if he would be good enough to favour him with his thoughts on the Repeal Movement, in particular what he believes to be ' the principal reason or reasons why a Movement which in some respects is so strong, produces so little result and manifests itself so feebly in the House of Commons'.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mr Raper, the official Agent for the UK Alliance, was constantly consulted by members of the Repeal Movement. See letters of JB to Mr Clark 8 Jul 1872; Mr Edmondson to HJ Wilson, 16 Jul 1873 and others. For Note on 'UK Alliance' see JB to Mr Clark, 6 Jul 1872. Biog: Mr Raper.