George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge: Correspondence
Scope and Contents
59 letters to the Duke from various correspondents, mostly soldiers, statesmen and colonial Governors. There are also 27 letters from the Duke to Sir Richard Airey. The letters cover action in the Crimea, the relief of Khartoum and General Gordon, Roberts' relief of Kandahar and a report on the coronation of the Czar by Lord Wolseley.
- 1847-1902 (Circa)
- Cambridge, George William Frederick Charles, 1819-1904 (2nd Duke of Cambridge and Field Marshal) (Person)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Clive Farahar And Sophie Dupre, Colne on 30th October 1988
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