Acquired Papers. Letters from Albert Edward, Prince of Wales to Lady Randolph Churchill. CHAR 28/63/24-35 is postmarked 5 December 1888: all the other items date to 1898. All items are manuscript and signed unless otherwise described.

Reference code: CHAR 28/63

Part of: CHAR 28
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Date: Dec 1888 - Dec 1898

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CHAR 28/63/1 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses arrangements to see her and comments on her treatment of her friends and her opinion that he was annoyed with her. [1898]
CHAR 28/63/2-3 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Royal Yacht "Osborne", Cannes [France]) to Lady Randolph Churchill in which he refers to a discussion over an "indiscretion" which she thinks that [Marquis Luis de] Soveral has committed and congratulates her on WSC's safety. Envelope present. [1898]
CHAR 28/63/4-5 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Osborne, Isle of Wight) to Lady Randolph Churchill in which he thanks her for her letter and discusses his plans to go to Balmoral. Envelope present. 10 Sep 1898
CHAR 28/63/6-8 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Mar Lodge, Braemar [Aberdeenshire, Scotland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter; says that he has visited Balmoral; describes his surroundings and the other guests who include Blanche Forbes and [5th Lord] Rosebery and expresses pleasure at the news that WSC is returning home. Envelope present. 23 Sep 1898
CHAR 28/63/9-10 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Mar Lodge, Braemar [Aberdeenshire, Scotland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for copying out a letter by WSC about his escape [from the Boers] which he describes as "most interesting" and says that he hopes that her ankle is better. Envelope present. 26 Sep 1898
CHAR 28/63/11-13 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Mar Lodge, Braemar [Aberdeenshire, Scotland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he has received a letter from WSC, comments on her opinion that the Sirdar [Lord Kitchener] was "no tactician", thanks her for her sympathy on a death which has affected Princess [Alexandra, later Queen Alexandra]. Envelope sealed with black wax present. 03 Oct 1898
CHAR 28/63/14-15 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Mar Lodge, Braemar [Aberdeenshire, Scotland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he has had a discussion with WSC, discusses arrangements to see her for tea and says that he would like to see WSC in London. Envelope sealed with black wax present. 09 Oct 1898
CHAR 28/63/16-17 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Marlborough House [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he is glad that she is enjoying her visit and that he has seen [Baron] de Staal. Envelope present. 20 Oct 1898
CHAR 28/63/18-19 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Marlborough House [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter, comments that she "unnecessarily 'gave herself away'" and says that he enjoyed seeing WSC. Envelope present. 03 Nov 1898
CHAR 28/63/20-21 Card from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Sandringham, Norfolk) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for a birthday present and talks of the strength of their friendship. Envelope present. 12 Nov 1898
CHAR 28/63/22-23 Letter from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales](Castle Rising, Kings Lynn [Norfolk]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he is glad that she enjoyed her stay at Welbeck [Abbey, Nottinghamshire] and that he has heard that she and [Marquis Luis de] Soveral were "the life and soul of the party" and gives the names of those he has seen who include [Reuben] Sassoon. Envelope sealed with black wax present. 17 Nov 1898
CHAR 28/63/24-25 Card from Albert Edward [Prince of Wales](Marlborough House [London]) to [Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter and says that he is glad that the pheasants arrived safely and comments on [Lord] Randolph [Churchill's] absence from politics. Envelope present. 05 Dec 1888
CHAR 28/63/26-27 Card from Albert Edward [Prince of Wales](Marlborough House [London]) to [Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter and comments on the success of a dinner given by [Lord] Curzon. Envelope present. 15 Dec 1898
CHAR 28/63/28 Christmas card from [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales] to "Lady Jinnie" [Lady Randolph Churchill]. [Dec] [1898]