[Letter, London, to "My dear sir"] [manuscript]., [between 1863 and 1872] | University of Illinois Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Letter from John Francis Maguire addressed to "My dear sir", describing his delivery of a speech before "the Government" (presumably the House of Commons); the author indicates that he is sending the speech to "the Freeman", per the request of Sir John Gray, but that it will first appear in the Cork Examiner "of Tuesday".
Title supplied by cataloger.
Origin: Written between 1863, when Sir John Gray was knighted, and 1872, when the author died. "21 Besborough ... Pimlico, Saturday."
Former shelf-mark: Uncat. 71286 (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library).