Autograph Letter Signed George Joachim Goschen. George Joachim GOSCHEN, 1st Viscount Goschen.

Autograph Letter Signed George Joachim Goschen

Date Published: [1879]
Binding: No binding

Autograph Letter Signed. One page on Treasury Chamber Whitehall, SW, with blind embossed Chancellor of the Exchequer letterhead. 4-3/4 x 7-3/8 inches. Dated 19/11 [circa 1879 while in office]. Sending payment of 10 pounds.

George Joachim Goschen, 1st Viscount Goschen British statesman and businessman. On the resignation of Lord Randolph Churchill in December 1886, Goschen, though a Liberal Unionist, accepted Lord Salisbury's invitation to join his ministry as Chancellor of the Exchequer Jan. 1877 until 1892. While Chancellor of the Exchequer, in 1888 he introduced the Goschen formula to allocate funding for Scotland and Ireland thereby reducing the national debt from a 3 percent to a 2.75 percent and ultimately 2.5 percent basis
Very Good. Item #8675

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