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Dispute between William Tooke and Thomas Slingsby
Duncombe and Tooke: correspondence and committee papers on the dispute between William Tooke, the Society's Treasurer, and Thomas Slingsby Duncombe over the Finsbury election. Duncombe of using his influence as one of the Society's officers to secure votes; Tooke resigend as Treasurer after the Committee had enquired into the affair.
The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.
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