Fall of John Carteret (Earl Granville) produces a Whig Cabinet (34 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

John Carteret, Earl Granville, Secretary of State for the Northern Department, falls from power. The Cabinet is reconstructed to include all shades of Whig opinion, with William, Earl of Harrington, as Secretary of State.

Citation:
Editors. "Fall of John Carteret (Earl Granville) produces a Whig Cabinet". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17502, accessed 09 December 2016.]