As perhaps you already knew, Volume 1 of the ' History of the Seventeenth'
, to 1895, written by John Fortescue, can be viewed online, here:https://archive.org/stream/ahistorythla ... 0/mode/2up
There is reference, on pp. 124 and following, to the order to adopt scarlet jackets and subsequent return to jackets of blue:https://archive.org/stream/ahistorythla ... 8/mode/2up
Again, no reference to the 1834 Dress Regs, and potential deviations by 'Bingham's Dandies.'
Volume 2 can be delivered to the British Library Readng Rooms in St Pancras, and possibly ordered as a loan.
System number 006790951
Author - personal Fortescue, J. W. (John William), Sir, 1859-1933.
Title A history of the 17th Lancers : (Duke of Cambridge’s Own) / Hon. Sir John William Fortescue and Gilbert Micholls. v. 2, 1895-1924.
Publisher/year [S.l.] : Macmillan, 1931.
Physical descr. 2 v.
Added name Micholls, Gilbert.
Holdings (All) Details
Shelfmark X23/3830 DSC