North, Frederick, Baron, 1732-1792

North, Frederick, Baron, 1732-1792



  • Existence: 1732 - 1792


Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford was Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1770 to 1782. He led Great Britain through most of the American War of Independence. He also held a number of other cabinet posts, including Home Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer.

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Baron Frederick North letter

Mss 764274
Identifier: Mss 764274
Date(s): 1764-04-24
Scope and Contents

Three-page letter from Baron Frederick North of Grosvenor Street to "Dear Sir" asking the recipient to give the enclosed letter, recommending Lord's cousin, Mr. Meggs, to Lord Clive.