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Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England

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Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

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Literary: the Sunday Times series of volume 4 of "Marlborough: His Life and Times"., 23 Mar 1938 - May 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/622
Scope and Contents

Includes galley proofs and cuttings from the Sunday Times for: "The Life of Marlborough" on the Battle of Malplaquet [France], British politics under Queen Anne and King George I, and John, 1st Duke of Marlborough's last days, Blenheim Palace and its memorials.Also includes: letter from the Editor of the Sunday Times, William Hadley, on the serialisation.

Dates: 23 Mar 1938 - May 1938
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Oct 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/41/11-13
Scope and Contents

Letter from Jennie [Lady Randolph Churchill] (Blenheim Palace, Woodstock) to "Mama" [Clara Jerome] including: thanks for a letter; the postponement of a decision about a layette until [Lord] Randolph [Churchill's] return from Oxford; walking with "Clemmy" [Lady Camden, formerly Lady Clementine Churchill]; a "stiff & uncomfortable" social occasion; comments on the incredible" gossip & scandal" which is spoken and discussion of clothes which are to be ordered. Envelope present.

Dates: 21 Oct 1874
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [1874]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/41/14
Scope and Contents

Part of a letter from [Lady Randolph Churchill] (Blenheim Palace) to "Mama" [Clara Jerome] in which she describes the day she has spent: the morning was passed working and gossiping before joining the men for luncheon at a shooting lodge and then walking with them in the afternoon.

Dates: [1874]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 28 [Sep] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/2/55-56
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to "Jeannette" [Jennie Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he urges her to write and inform him of her father's [Leonard Jerome's] response [concerning their engagement] and discusses a large party at Blenheim, which Albert Edward, Prince of Wales will attend.

Dates: 28 [Sep] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [18] [Oct] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/2/63-64
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (10 St James' Square [London]) to [Jennie Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] concerning his return from Paris [France]; his pleasure at the locket which she gave him; and a family party to be held at Blenheim Palace.

Dates: [18] [Oct] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 13 [Nov] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/16-17
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including: discussion of Bazaine's trial; her mother's [Clara Jerome's] disapproval of his proposed visit to Paris [France]; the "tiresome" visits of "country people" [to Blenheim] and a letter he has received from Colonel Thomas concerning the death of his daughter.

Dates: 13 [Nov] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [17] [Sep] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/2/20-22
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to "Jeannette" [Jennie Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he describes a party at Blenheim for an agricultural dinner; refers to the bracelet which he has given to her as "binding you to me irrevocably"; and describes his happiness that her mother [Clara Jerome] has agreed to let her write to him.

Dates: [17] [Sep] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [29] [Nov] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/35
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] describing a family party at Blenheim and his recovery [from a sore throat].

Dates: [29] [Nov] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 06 [Dec] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/50-51
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including description of a visit to Oxford where he saw Prince Leopold and the preparations for the visit of the Prince and Princess of Wales to Blenheim. He asks whether Alfred Churchill may visit her in Paris [France].

Dates: 06 [Dec] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [10] [Dec] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/57-58
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a description of the arrival of [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales]; the names of some of the guests at Blenheim; and a request that she should not go to the United States as he hopes that they can be married in April or May.

Dates: [10] [Dec] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [11] [Dec] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/59-60
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including discussion of the popularity of Lachand in France and a description of the shooting and entertainment at Blenheim for the Prince and Princess of Wales.

Dates: [11] [Dec] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [12] [Dec] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/61-63
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including comments on the Bazaine trial, a description of the conclusion of the party at Blenheim and his opinion of Lady Breadalbane.

Dates: [12] [Dec] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), [13] [Dec] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/3/64-67
Scope and Contents Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says he was "very nearly amused" by the party at Blenheim; urges her to "drop" the men she spends time with and asks her to persuade [Leonard Jerome] to remain in Paris [France] in order that he [Randolph] might arrange the date of their wedding. He discusses a visit to Woodstock [Oxfordshire] with [Benjamin] Disraeli [later Lord Beaconsfield and Lord Hughendon] and his future...
Dates: [13] [Dec] [1873]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), Jan [1874]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/4/96
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough] to Lord Randolph Churchill in which she discusses arrangements for rooms for Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill].

Dates: Jan [1874]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 22 Jan [1879]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/6/17-19
Scope and Contents Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Turf Club, Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a description of the guests at a party at Blenheim Palace on the previous evening. He encloses a letter [not present] from [Sir Michael Hicks-]Beach [later Lord St Alwyn] in which he attempted to dissuade Lord Randolph from interfering with his bill; says that Dr Clayton has advised him to take care of himself; and comments that an article in the Times has enhanced his reputation as...
Dates: 22 Jan [1879]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 01 Jun 1791

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/148/2
Scope and Contents

Book entitled "Nouvelle Description de Blenheim, le palais magnifique du Duc de Marlborough dans le province d'Oxford" [A new description of Blenheim, the magnificent palace of [John, 1st] Duke of Marlborough in the County of Oxford] including illustrations and a plan of the palace grounds. Printed. Published by T Cadell, London.

Dates: 01 Jun 1791
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), c 1745

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/148/5
Scope and Contents

Book containing a poem about Blenheim with an additional note about Blenheim Palace. Printed.

Dates: c 1745
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Jun 1705 - 03 Dec 1705

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/148/11
Scope and Contents

Copy of an act of Parliament for "settling on John [1st] Duke of Marlborough and his posterity a pension of 5,000 pounds per annum for the more honourable support of their dignities, in like manner as his honours and dignities, and the honour and Manor of Woodstock [Oxfordshire], and house of Blenheim are already limited and settled." Printed by Charles Bill, London.

Dates: 14 Jun 1705 - 03 Dec 1705
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [14] [Jun] [1705] - [03] [Dec] [1705]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/148/11A
Scope and Contents

Copy of an act of Parliament for "the settling of the honours and dignities of John [1st] Duke of Marlborough upon his posterity, and annexing the honour and Manor of Woodstock [Oxfordshire], and house of Blenheim to go along with the said honours." Printed [by Charles Bill, London].

Dates: [14] [Jun] [1705] - [03] [Dec] [1705]
Conditions Governing Access: Open

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