Catalogue Entry: MINT00032

Laudatory account of the services of the late comptroller James Hoare during the recoinage.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/II.478-9, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

[Normalized Text] [Diplomatic Text]


Written in response to a petition from Hoare's daughter [who was presumably hoping for an annuity or other reward on the strength of her father's services].


Signed by the Mint Board (but Neale's signature has been struck out).

Printed in NC, 4: 309.

[1] Mint Office Apr. 8 1699.

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