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(Untitled), 13 [Feb] [1885]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/99/34-36

Scope and Contents

Letter from [Lady Randolph Churchill] (London) to [Lord Randolph Churchill] including: disappointment that he has not received her letters; birthday wishes; a visit to WSC at school and her concerns that he looked "pale and delicate"; WSC in a school play in which he played Lady Bertha; political affairs; a meeting with [Lord] Hartington [later 8th Duke of Devonshire]; [William] Gladstone's behaviour about the Nile Expedition; [Joseph] Chamberlain's interest in [Lord Randolph's] letters; a cartoon about her visit to the theatre with Henry Chaplin; and [5th Lord] Rosebery's appointment to the Cabinet.


  • Creation: 13 [Feb] [1885]

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


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