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Duke of York
Duke of York
of 18
18260
Duke of York
"The Protestant's champion!!"; shows Frederick, Duke of York walking along Whitehall, his hat raised.
1825
London Metropolitan Archives
Satirical Print Collection
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Cruikshank, Robert (1789-1856)
Humphrey, G.
A Bill for Catholic Emancipation was introduced to Parliament in 1825 but rejected by the Lords after the intervention of the Duke of York, believed to be expressing the views of his brother, King George IV. He was attacked by Ireland and the press, but feted in many Protestant quarters.
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