Petition to Roger Drake Esq. signed by 27 people requesting that neither Charles Manningham nor Mr Frankland shall be accepted as representatives of Calcutta in Madras in the aftermath of its loss.

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur G37/10/4
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000286.0x0000dc
  • Dates of Creation
      12 Jul 1756
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file containing 2 folios

Scope and Content

The objection expressed is that since both men had left Calcutta before the retreat was agreed, they know little of the events on which they would be reporting.

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