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Hill, Richard, 1656?-1727



  • Existence: 1656 - 1727


Richard Hill (1656?-1727), diplomat.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

William Blathwayt papers

Call Number: OSB MSS 2

The papers contain correspondence, newsletters, diplomatic papers, and reports documenting Blathwayt's career and English foreign policy and history in the late 17th and early 18th centuries.

Dates: 1646-1796, bulk 1668-1703

Hill papers

Call Number: OSB MSS 31

Letters and documents concerning Hill's activities as ambassador to the Hague and envoy to the Savoy. Also includes letters from James Bateman regarding financial matters and political appointments; from James Cressett regarding Cressett's work as a diplomat; from George Dolman regarding the naval maneuvers of the frigate, Lyme, of which Dolman was captain; and from Richard Powys regarding the passing of Hill's bills at the Treasury.

Dates: 1695-1709

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Diplomatic and consular service, British 1
Grand Alliance, War of the, 1689-1697 1
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America 1
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1660-1714 1
Great Britain -- History -- 1660-1714 1