A. Wilmot to Hans Sloane – June 13, 1722
Item infoDate: June 13, 1722 Author: A. Wilmot Recipient: Hans Sloane
Library: British Library, London Manuscript: Sloane MS 4046 Folio: ff. 249-250
Wilmot requests that Sloane speak to the Duke of Newcastle on behalf of the bearer, Mr Norton, who wants to be ‘one of the Kings Privat’ musicians. Wilmot is soliciting as many recommendations as possible to increase the man’s chances of preferment.