Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Autograph letter signed from Daniel Finch, Earl of Nottingham, Whitehall, to unidentified recipient

Digital Image File Name: 
116124
Source Call Number: 
X.c.58
Source Creator: 
Nottingham, Daniel Finch, Earl of, 1647-1730, correspondent.
Source Title: 
Autograph letter signed from Daniel Finch, Earl of Nottingham, Whitehall, to unidentified recipient
Source Created or Published: 
1692 July 5
Physical Description: 
2v ||1r
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Nottingham, Daniel Finch, Earl of, 1647-1730, correspondent.
Title (Hamnet): 
Autograph letter signed from Daniel Finch, Earl of Nottingham, Whitehall, to unidentified recipient [manuscript], 1692 July 5.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
2 leaves ; 21 x 18 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Nottingham, Daniel Finch, Earl of, 1647-1730 - Correspondence - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Orford, Edward Russell, Earl of, 1653-1727 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Galway, Henri de Massue, Earl of, 1648-1720 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Langston, Thomas, Colonel, fl. 1692 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Holme, Richard, Sir, fl. 1692 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
England and Wales. Royal Navy - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
East India Company - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Grand Alliance, War of the, 1689-1697 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Privateering - England - Early works to 1800 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts - England - London - 17th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Letters - England - London - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Ciphers - England - London - 17th century - Manuscripts.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Partially written in a numerical code and deciphered by the recipient.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signed: yr most humble & faithful servant Nottingham. Date: Whitehall July 5 92, from my Ld Nottingham.
Notes (Hamnet): 
1 bifolium.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Bottom of page cut effecting text.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Concerns England's Navy: providing updates and directions for transport ships and regiments, particularly Galway's and (Colonel Thomas?) Langston's regiments; Nottingham's disagreement with Admiral Russel over sending a fleet to France; explaining why Sir Richard Holme's project has been set aside; privateers; and promise of loan from the East India Company.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In English.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Conserved paper repaired.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 2006-2007. Technologies of Writing in the Age of Print. DFo
Call Number (Hamnet): 
X.c.58