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(Untitled), 25 May 1891

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/11/12

Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Government House, Cape Town [South Africa]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a description of his stay with [Cecil] Rhodes, Sir Sidney Shippard and [Alfred] Beit; fighting between the British against Portuguese and natives; plans for his expedition; his decision to decline an invitation to make a parliamentary speech; letters to the Daily Graphic and his relief at [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough's] recovery.


  • 25 May 1891

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


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