Personal: Cuba:.

Reference code: CHAR 1/14

Part of: CHAR 1
Next record: CHAR 1/15
Previous record: CHAR 1/13

Date: 1895 - 1896

Scope/content:

Correspondence and permits, with newspaper (acquired 1952).

Keywords

UKAT

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Open

Physical: 1 bound file, 34 folios
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Contained records

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CHAR 1/14/1 Letter from Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain, to WSC, on his efforts to obtain permission from the Spanish authorities for WSC to visit Cuba. 08 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/2 Letter from Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain, to WSC, sending letter of introduction from General Marcelo de Azcarraga y Palermo, Spanish Minister of War, to Marshal Arsenio Martinez de Campos, Spanish Captain General, Cuba. 11 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/3 Letter from J Duncan Daly, War Office, to WSC, on his application to visit Cuba. 19 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/4 Letter from Lord Salisbury, Prime Minister, to WSC, sending letter of introduction for WSC's visit to Cuba, at the request of Sir Henry Drummond Wolff. 31 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/5 Letter from Sir Donald Wallace, Foreign Department, The Times to WSC, sending letter of introduction to C E Akers, Times Correspondent in Cuba. 31 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/6-7 Letter from Sir Donald Wallace, The Times, to C E Akers, (Times Correspondent in Cuba) letter of introduction for WSC and Reginald Barnes [with envelope]. 31 Oct 1895
CHAR 1/14/8 Telegram from [ ] Diehl to WSC, asking for 400 word article on the situation in Cuba. 03 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/9 Letter from M Shaw Bowers, Havana, Cuba, to WSC, on Cuban newspaper reports of WSC's visit. 10 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/10 Letter from Sir Alexander Gollan, British Consul-General, Havana, to WSC, on his visit to Cuba. 13 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/11 Letter from Ernest Craig-Brown (Lieutenant, West India Regiment, Up Park Camp, Jamaica) to WSC, congratulations on articles from Cuba and award of Spanish Red Cross, and wishing that he too had volunteered for service in Cuba "you can picture me sitting in the mess-stores, totting up accounts and arranging menus while you are gaining experience & renown in the next island. 14 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/12 Letter from Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain, to Lady Randolph Churchill, forwarding letters from Spanish authorities on WSC's visit to Cuba. 25 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/13 Note by Arsenio M de Campos, Spanish Captain-General, Cuba, on WSC. 20 Nov 1895
CHAR 1/14/14 Note by Antonio Diaz Bento, Spanish Army, Cuba, on WSC and Reginald Barnes. 25 Nov 1895
CHAR 1/14/15-16 Note by Alvaro S Valdez, Spanish Army, Cuba, on WSC. 26 Nov 1895
CHAR 1/14/17 Letter from The Duke of Tetuan, Spanish Foreign Minister, to Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain, on WSC's visit to Cuba. 09 Dec [1895]
CHAR 1/14/18-19 Letter from Arsenio M de Campos to The Duke of Tetuan, on WSC's visit to Cuba. 26 Nov 1895
CHAR 1/14/20 Letter from Thomas Heath Joyce, Editor, Daily Graphic, to WSC, sending cheque for 25 guineas for publication of his letters from Cuba. 10 Jan 1896
CHAR 1/14/21 Letter from W L Thomas, Manager, Daily Graphic, to WSC, congratulations on articles and sketches from Cuba, commenting that they were widely read and appreciated. 14 Jan 1896
CHAR 1/14/22 Letter from Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain, to WSC, on publication of WSC's articles from Cuba. Asking if he could avoid saying things "unpalatable to the Spanish, commenting that having obtained letters of introduction for him "I am reproached for the unfavourable commentaries you make". 17 Feb 1896
CHAR 1/14/23 Letter from Sir Henry Drummond Wolff, British Ambassador to Spain to WSC, on WSC's articles from Cuba. 24 Feb 1896
CHAR 1/14/24-27 Cutting from The New York World, article, "Churchill on Cuba's War" The cutting was sent to WSC by Edith Cooper Hough of Worcester, Mass., U.S.A. in 1952. 15 Dec 1895
CHAR 1/14/28 Visiting card of Jim Carr, Tampa, Florida. [1896]
CHAR 1/14/29 Visiting card of F M Jolly, Tampa, Florida. [1896]
CHAR 1/14/30 Visiting card of Callixto Lopez y Comp, Havana, [sent with gift of ? tobacco]. [1895]
CHAR 1/14/31 Visiting card of Charles Michaelson, The Journal, New York. [1895]
CHAR 1/14/32 Visiting card of Arthur Schleman, Tampa, Florida. [1896]
CHAR 1/14/33 Temporary membership card for The Crescent Club of Tampa. [1896]