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(Untitled), 31 Aug [1895]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/21/65-68

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC ([4th Hussars] Aldershot [Hampshire]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he explains his reasons for not wishing to study the subject of supplying army horses; discusses his education and reports that he is reading [Henry] Fawcett's writing on political economy and intends to read Gibbon and Lecky's European Morals. He also discusses the likelihood of being based at Hampton Court [Surrey], and his sadness at the deaths of [Elizabeth] Everest, [Lord Randolph Churchill and Clara Jerome].


  • 31 Aug [1895]

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP


4 folio(s)

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Published: Winston S Churchill I, pp 261-2 (part); Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 1, pp 584-6

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