Personal: South Africa: Correspondence.

Reference code: CHAR 1/34

Part of: CHAR 1
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Date: 01 Jan 1902 - 31 Dec 1902

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Correspondents include Aylmer Haldane and Sir Ian Hamilton (12).

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CHAR 1/34/1-4 Letter from Aylmer Haldane, Intelligence Division, War Office, to WSC, enclosing telegram from Jan Smuts on WSC's escape from the Boers, 16 Dec 1899. 08 Oct 1902
CHAR 1/34/5-14 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, South Africa, to WSC, on South Africa. Stating "if we could incorporate these Boers into the Empire, we should be doing a vast deal more for the future of our race and language, than by assimilating a million Johannesburg Jews. They have first class natural ability, and their brains, having lain fallow for about 200 years, will, like virgin soil produce magnificent crops". 20 Jan 1902
CHAR 1/34/15-19 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa. 23 Feb 1902
CHAR 1/34/20-23 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa. 15 Mar 1902
CHAR 1/34/24-29 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa. 22 Mar 1902
CHAR 1/34/30-31 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa, and on Lord Kitchener "he disliked you as a soldier; as an MP or Pressman he would look on you without any sort of prejudice. You may, I know, rely absolutely on receiving no petty annoyance at his hands". 23 Mar 1902
CHAR 1/34/32-33 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa,. 30 Mar 1902
CHAR 1/34/34-38 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, on South Africa, enclosing "advice to a young diplomat from an old soldier". 05 Apr 1902
CHAR 1/34/39-46 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC on South Africa. 18 Apr 1902
CHAR 1/34/47-57 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, South Africa to WSC, enclosing copy of letter to Lord Roberts, 18 May 1902, on the end of the Boer War. 20 May 1902
CHAR 1/34/58-62 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC on South Africa. 24 May 1902
CHAR 1/34/63-66 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton to WSC, on the peace Settlement in South Africa. 31 May 1902
CHAR 1/34/67-72 Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton, Pretoria, to WSC, Enclosing extract from letter from Hamilton to Lord Roberts, on the peace settlement in South Africa. 08 Jun 1902
CHAR 1/34/73-79 Letter from M Astley Shute to WSC enclosing photographs: Mr Howard's house, 4" x 3" b/w Mr Howard outside office, 3" x 4" b/w The Mine [where WSC hid from the Boers] 4" x 3" b/w. 24 Jan 1902