Carter, Helen Violet Bonham, Lady ((1887-1969), née Asquith, Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury, Liberal politician)
- Existence: 1887 - 1969
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Digital copy of the manuscript letter sent from Arthur "Oc" Asquith to his sister, Violet Asquith, giving an account of Rupert Brooke's last days.
Subjects include: Winston Churchill's proposal to Venetia Stanley [later Venetia Montagu]; news from Admiral 1st Lord Fisher, including his belief that "Napoleon B" [Richard Haldane] might want to leave the War Office and become First Lord of the Admiralty instead; press attacks against McKenna; the 1910 General Election; the early childhood of Michael McKenna and David McKenna; the death of her brother-in-law, Francis Mc'Laren.