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(Untitled), 31 Aug 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/27/42-43

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Ashby St Ledgers, Rugby [Warwickshire]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: the progress of [his biography of Lord Randolph Churchill] which is nearly finished; his stay in Switzerland; polo; his support for [Lord] Curzon [later Lord Curzon of Kedleston] against [Sir Herbert] Kitchener and "for Constitutional Authority against military power"; Liberal Party policy on India; comments on the appointments of [4th Lord] Minto and [Sir John] Brodrick. Manuscript in the hand of a secretary signed by WSC.


  • Creation: 31 Aug 1905

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP


2 folio(s)

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External Documents


Published: Winston S Churchill II, p 95 (part); Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume II, Part 1, p 401 (part)

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