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Ponsonby, Sir Henry Frederick, 1825-95 (Knight, General and private secretary to Queen Victoria)



  • Existence: 1825 - 1895


Sir Henry Frederick Ponsonby (1825-95), knight; General and private secretary to Queen Victoria

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Letter from Sir Henry Ponsonby, 1 Feb. 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9271/4/189
Scope and Contents

Queen has not yet read statement; Ponsonby thinks Marlborough was right not to give precedence to Crown Prince of Austria of his own accord

Dates: 1 Feb. 1878
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