Draft for a speech to the City Council of Madrid

Scope and Content

Manuscript draft for a speech to the City Council (Ayuntamiento) of Madrid by the Alcade of Madrid, proposing the erection of an equestrian statue of Charles III, 18th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

King Charles III (1716-1788) was the ruler of Spain (1759-1788) and Naples and Sicily (1735-1759).


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Access Information

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Acquisition Information

From the Eliot-Phelips Collection.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

350 x 200 mm

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah AItchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

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