Date : 22 June 1887
Fds Queen’s appl. to HRH The Duke of Teck receiving the style nd dignity of “His Highness” & reqts that the Earl Marshal be informed
See notes within from Garter.
In the cases of Prince Louis of Hesse and Prince Christian, and Prince Henry of Battenberg Warrants were signed by HM before a notificaiton was sent to the Earl Marshal.
? Prepare Warrant in accordance with enc.d Draft?
1 July 87
June 2 1887
Lord Salisbury with his humble duty respectfully submits to your Majesty that HSH the Duke of Teck receive the style and dignity of “His Highness”.
June 22 1887
Mr Knyvett 23/6
My dear Ruggles Brise
will you kindly inform the Home Secretary of the enclosed alteration in the Duke of Teck’s title, in order that Mr Matthews may inform the Earl Marshal on the subjecct.
I am very truly yours
College of Arms
Queen Victoria Street
24 June 1887
My dear Knyvett,
I should think a letter will be sufficient for the Duke of Teck.
Albert W. Woods
CB etc etc etc
29 June 1887
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