Personal: Correspondence:.

Reference code: CHAR 1/50

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Date: 01 Jan 1905 - 31 Dec 1905

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Correspondents include John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) (5); Hugo Baring; Sidney Low; Lady Randolph Churchill (4); Lord Rothschild; Lord Spencer (3); General Sir Ian Hamilton (2); Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (2); Sir Ernest Cassel (2); General Sir Bindon Blood; Sir Michael Hicks-Beach (later Lord St Aldwyn); Cornelia, Lady Wimborne; Major-General John Brabazon; W Bourke Cockran; Herbert Samuel; Lord Rosebery; Frederick Guest; Colonel Julian Byng (later Lord Byng of Vimy); George Buckle; John Seely (later Lord Mottistone); H O Arnold-Forster; Lord Knollys and The Duke of Marlborough (2).

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CHAR 1/50/1 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) Flowermead, Wimbledon Park, to WSC, dinner invitation. 01 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/2 Letter from Hugo Baring, (Madison Avenue, New York, United States) to WSC, thanks for letter of congratulation on marriage. 08 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/3 Letter from Sidney Low, (Durham Place, Chelsea) to WSC, on meeting. 08 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/4 Letter from H.W. Bailey, Secretary, St Stephen's Club, to WSC, on overpayment of subscription. 17 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/5 Letter from H W Bailey, St Stephen's Club, to WSC, on repayment of subscription. 20 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/6 Letter from James Austin (late 4th Hussars), Notting Hill, London, to WSC, asking for financial help [WSC sent £1]. 20 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/7 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Salisbury Hall, St Albans, Herts, to WSC, on her finances. 22 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/8 Letter from 1st Lord Rothschild to WSC. 23 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/9 Card from Lord Spencer, Althorp, Northampton, to WSC, invitation to shoot at Althorp. 25 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/10 Letter from Theodore Lumley, Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, London, to WSC, on appointment to see WSC about Lady Randolph Churchill's affairs. 26 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/11 Card from Lord Spencer, Althorp, Northampton, to WSC, on shooting invitation. 28 Jan 1905
CHAR 1/50/12 Letter from W Towne, Manager, Midland Hotel, Manchester, to WSC, quoting 21s per day for bedroom, bathroom and sitting room. 03 Feb 1905
CHAR 1/50/13 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) Flowermead, Wimbledon Park, to WSC, arranging meeting. 05 Feb 1905
CHAR 1/50/14 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton to WSC, on the Russia- Japan war [printed letter form, with photographs of Japanese infantry at Liao Yang]. 08 Feb 1905
CHAR 1/50/15 Letter from Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, 29 Belgrave Square, to WSC, asking WSC to call. 11 Feb 1905
CHAR 1/50/16 Letter from Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman, 29 Belgrave Square, London to WSC, inviting him to party, so they could "have a word or two and arrange something better". 13 [Feb 1905]
CHAR 1/50/17-18 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, The Castle, Dublin, to WSC, on the "McDonnell" incident. 28 Feb 1905
CHAR 1/50/19 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Paris France, to WSC. 19 Apr [1905]
CHAR 1/50/20 Letter from Sir Ernest Cassel, (48 Grosvenor Square, London) to WSC, hoping to meet shortly. 06 May 1905
CHAR 1/50/21 Letter from General Sir Bindon Blood, (Murree, Punjab, [India], to WSC, asking Lady Randolph Churchill to "befriend" the fiancee of the Rajah of Kapurthala's eldest son, also on WSC's decision to join the Liberal Party. 10 May 1905
CHAR 1/50/22 Letter from Sir Michael Hicks-Beach (later Lord St Aldwyn) to WSC, declining dinner invitation. 22 May 1905
CHAR 1/50/23 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) Flowermead, Wimbledon Park) to WSC, declining dinner invitation. 25 May 1905
CHAR 1/50/24 Letter from Cornelia, Lady Wimborne, Canford Manor, Wimborne Dorset, to WSC, offering to pay some of his political expenses. 27 May 1905
CHAR 1/50/25 Letter from Major-General John Brabazon, (Wilton Crescent, London) to WSC, on his affection for WSC and his dislike of WSC's political views. [30 May 1905]
CHAR 1/50/26-30 Letter from W Bourke Cockran to WSC, on his journey to Japan and on the possibility of WSC obtaining a post in a new Liberal Government, advising him not to accept office for the present. 12 Jun 1905
CHAR 1/50/31 Letter from Herbert Samuel MP, Gloucester Terrace, Hyde Park, London, to WSC, dinner invitation. 13 Jun 1905
CHAR 1/50/32 Letter from Lord Rosebery to WSC, invitation to spend the week-end at The Durdans, Epsom. 18 Jun 1905
CHAR 1/50/33 Letter from Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, London, to WSC, on WSC's income tax return. 21 Jun 1905
CHAR 1/50/34 Letter from Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, London, to WSC, on WSC's income tax return. 06 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/35 Letter from Frederick Guest, Roehampton Lodge, London to WSC, thanks for wedding present of books. 08 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/36 Letter from A Wilson, Tranby Croft, Hull, to WSC, on the possibility of WSC obtaining office in a future Liberal Government, advising him to abolish the Coal Tax. 13 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/37 Letter from Edward North, Hounslow Barracks, to WSC, sending Medal Rolls for the WSC's service in the South African Light Horse, 1900 to be signed by Sir Ian Hamilton and sent to the War Office. 21 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/38 Letter from Captain Alwyn Foster, Savoy Westend Hotel, Carlsbad, to WSC, on the Oxfordshire Hussars. 23 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/39-40 Letter from Julian Byng (later Lord Byng of Vimy) to WSC, sending certificate of WSC's service as a Supernumerary Lieutenant in the South African Light Horse from 1 January - 30 June 1900. 29 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/41 Letter from Lord Spencer, Spencer House, St James's Place, London, to WSC, luncheon invitation. 01 Jul 1905
CHAR 1/50/42 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Tidworth House, Andover Hampshire, to WSC, returning signed Boer War Medal Rolls, and reporting conversation with Arthur Balfour, who spoke warmly about WSC. 04 Aug 1905
CHAR 1/50/43-44 Letter from Captain Harvey Graham (Berkeley Square, London) to WSC, asking him to use his influence with Sir Alfred Harmsworth (later Lord Northcliffe) to help Graham obtain a job with "Vanity Fair". 12 Oct 1905
CHAR 1/50/45 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) to WSC, on WSC's visit to Morley's home in Wimbledon. 27 Oct 1905
CHAR 1/50/46 Letter from George Buckle, The Times, to WSC, accepting dinner invitation. 29 Oct 1905
CHAR 1/50/47 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) Flowermead, Wimbledon Park, to WSC. 30 Oct 1905
CHAR 1/50/48 Letter from Miss J Redmond, Aughavanagh, Aughrim, Co. Wicklow, Ireland, to WSC, request for autograph. [1905]
CHAR 1/50/49 Letter from Miss J Redmond, Aughavanagh, Aughrim, Co. Wicklow, Ireland to WSC, thanks for autograph. [1905]
CHAR 1/50/50 Card from John Seely [later 1st Lord Mottistone], Bath Club, Dover Street, London, to WSC, on WSC's election to the Bath Club, and on his speech at Pontypridd on 17 November. 19 Nov 1905
CHAR 1/50/51 Letter from H O Arnold-Forster, War Office, to WSC, sympathy on illness. 30 Nov 1905
CHAR 1/50/52 Letter from Lord Knollys (on behalf of King Edward VII) Sandringham, Norfolk, to WSC, sympathy on illness. 01 Dec 1905
CHAR 1/50/53 Letter from The Duke of Marlborough, Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, to WSC, sympathy on illness. 01 Dec [1905]
CHAR 1/50/54 Letter from The Duke of Marlborough, Sunderland House, Mayfair, London, to WSC. [1905]]
CHAR 1/50/55 Letter from Sir Ernest Cassel, Crichel, Wimborne, Dorset, to WSC, agreeing to invest £1000 for WSC. 07 Dec 1905
CHAR 1/50/56-57 Letter from Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, to WSC, on his possible purchase of 12 Bolton St., Piccadilly. 20 Dec 1905
CHAR 1/50/58 Letter from William Warner to A. Anning (P.S. to WSC), on WSC's tenancy of 105 Mount Street, London. 22 Dec 1905
CHAR 1/50/59 Letter from Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, to WSC, on his possible purchase of 12 Bolton Street, London. 29 Dec 1905
CHAR 1/50/60-61 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Guisachan, Beauly, to WSC. [1905]