Personal: Correspondence.

Reference code: CHAR 1/56

Part of: CHAR 1
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Date: Jan 1906 - Sep 1906

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Correspondents include Ivor Guest, (later Lord Wimborne); Lord Rosebery (3); Sir Robert Hermon-Hodge (later Lord Wyfold), Oxfordshire Hussars; John Morley (Lord Morley of Blackburn); Henry Labouchere (2); Lord James of Hereford; Margot Asquith (Lady Oxford and Asquith); Lord Cardigan (later 6th Lord Ailesbury); William Jennings Bryan (3); Sir Fred Milner (2); Rev. James Welldon; Lord Althorp (later 6th Lord Spencer); John Redmond; Lady Gwendolin Cecil; The Duke of Westminster; John S Churchill; Lady Randolph Churchill (5); The Duke of Marlborough;.

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CHAR 1/56/1 Letter from Lt.-Colonel W E M Tyndall to WSC, congratulations on appointment as Under-Secretary at the Colonial Office. 07 Jan 1906
CHAR 1/56/2 Letter from Ivor, 2nd Lord Wimborne to WSC, on the Duke of Marlborough. 18 Jan 1906
CHAR 1/56/3 Letter from C P Owen to WSC, congratulations on appointment to the Colonial Office and on biography of Lord Randolph Churchill. 18 Jan 1906
CHAR 1/56/4 Letter from Lord Rosebery, Dalmeney House, Edinburgh, to WSC. 18 Jan 1906
CHAR 1/56/5 Letter from Lord Rosebery, Dalmeney House, Edinburgh, to WSC, on WSC's proposed visit to Edinburgh. 20 Jan 1906
CHAR 1/56/6 Letter from Colonel Sir Robert Hermon-Hodge, (later Lord Wyfold), Oxfordshire Hussars, to WSC, declining invitation to attend Henley Squadron Ball, and offering congratulations on WSC's success with the Squadron. 02 Feb 1906
CHAR 1/56/7 Letter from Julian Hasler, 2nd Northern Nigeria Regiment, to WSC, congratulations on appointment to the Colonial Office, and complaining about the Colonial Office's decision to stop his expedition against the Ulunshis. 02 Feb [1906]
CHAR 1/56/8 Letter from John Morley (later Lord Morley of Blackburn) India Office, to WSC, postponing meeting. 08 Feb [1906]
CHAR 1/56/9 Letter from Henry Labouchere, Reform Club, Pall Mall, London, to WSC, on Count Hochbey. 17 Feb [1906]
CHAR 1/56/10 Letter from Dudley Carleton, Greywell Hill, Winchfield, to WSC, on polo ponies. 21 Feb 1906
CHAR 1/56/11 Letter from Henry Labouchere, Villa Cristina, Montughi, Italy, to WSC, on Count Hochbey. 09 Mar [1906]
CHAR 1/56/12 Letter from Lord James of Hereford, Cadogan Square, London, to WSC, luncheon invitation. 11 Mar 1906
CHAR 1/56/13 Letter from James [ ] to WSC, pointing out two errors in his biography of Lord Randolph Churchill. 19 May 1906
CHAR 1/56/14 Letter from Margot Asquith, (Lady Oxford and Asquith), 20 Cavendish Square, London, to WSC, dinner invitation. 02 [Mar 1906]
CHAR 1/56/15-16 Letter from Richard Harding Davies to WSC, on his intention to write about WSC in his book, Real Soldiers of Fortune. 04 May [1906]
CHAR 1/56/17 Letter from Lord Cardigan (later 6th Lord Ailesbury), Cavalry Club, Piccadilly, London, to WSC, offering sympathy on illness, and postponing meeting. 21 May 1906
CHAR 1/56/18 Letter from Lumley & Lumley, Solicitors, London, to the Inland Revenue, on WSC's tax return [copy]. 31 May 1906
CHAR 1/56/19 Letter from Hon. William Jennings Bryan, Hotel Cecil, Strand, London, to WSC, accepting dinner invitation. 06 Jun [1906]
CHAR 1/56/20-21 Letter from Sir Fred Milner, 46 Great Cumberland Place, London, to WSC, on the Life of Lord Randolph Churchill, particularly on his own part in the impeachment of Joseph Chamberlain in 1884. 14 Jun 1906
CHAR 1/56/22 Letter from Sir Fred Milner, 46 Great Cumberland Place, London, to WSC, offering apologies if his letter of 14 June had caused offence. 17 Jun 1906
CHAR 1/56/23 Letter from Rev. James Welldon, Little Cloisters, Westminster Abbey, to WSC, asking him to visit. 18 Jun 1906
CHAR 1/56/24 Letter from Lord Althorp (later 6th Lord Spencer) to WSC, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of Lady Althorp. 09 Jul 1906
CHAR 1/56/25 Letter from Hon. William James Bryan, Hotel Cecil, Strand, London, to WSC, accepting dinner invitation. 09 Jul [1906]
CHAR 1/56/26 Letter from John Redmond MP to WSC, accepting dinner invitation. 09 Jul 1906
CHAR 1/56/27 Letter from Hon. William James Bryan, Hotel Cecil, London, to WSC, on his wish to publish Lord Randolph Churchill's speech at Prince's Hall, London, 16 Feb 1884 on " the Policy of Gladstonian Egypt". 26 Jul 1906
CHAR 1/56/28 Letter from Lady Gwendolin Cecil, The Vicarage, Hatfield, Herts, to WSC, on the publication of the late Lord Salisbury's letters, asking if he had any which could be copied. 26 Jul 1906
CHAR 1/56/29 Letter from Lord Rosebery, Rosebery, Gorebridge, Midlothian to WSC, invitation to visit him in the autumn. 12 Aug 1906
CHAR 1/56/30 Letter from The Duke of Westminster to WSC, on George Cornwallis West's financial difficulties [Quoted, WSC II, p.198, and CV II, Part 1, pp.591-592]. 19 Aug 1906
CHAR 1/56/31-33 Letter from "Jack" [John S Churchill], 12 Bolton Street, London, to WSC, on the 20 point rise in "Union" shares [WSC had sold his shares when they only showed a 10 point profit] Part pub. CV II, Part 1, pp.572-573. 23 Aug 1906
CHAR 1/56/34-38 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Lowther, Penrith, to WSC, on Jack Churchill's career in the City, "I think he will eventually make a decent living - he is interested in his work, and thinks that he is doing well, which is all important, also on George Cornwallis-West's finances, WSC's visit to the German military manoeuvres, and Arnold Maurice and Ethel de Forest. 25 Aug 1906
CHAR 1/56/39-41 Letter from The Duke of Marlborough, Blenheim Palace, to WSC, on Marlborough's "doings" at Blenheim, his respect for Lord Hugh Cecil (later Lord Quickswood) and WSC's relationship with the King and his visit to Austria and Germany. 29 Aug 1906
CHAR 1/56/42-45 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Tulchan Lodge, Advie, to WSC, on his forthcoming visit to Germany, and Arnold and Ethel De Forest. 04 Sep 1906
CHAR 1/56/46 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Glenmuick House, Ballater, to WSC, on his visit to Germany. 16 Sep 1906
CHAR 1/56/47-48 Austrian Police and War Office permits for WSC to take cartridges to Austria. 16 Sep 1906
CHAR 1/56/49-50 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Glenmuick House, Ballater, to WSC, on George Cornwallis-West's financial position. 18 Sep 1906
CHAR 1/56/51 Letter from Lady Randolph Churchill, Dunrobin Castle, Sutherland, to WSC, on George Cornwallis-West's financial position. 20 Sep [1906]
CHAR 1/56/52 Letter from Prince Schonberg, Austro-Hungarian Ambassador to Britain, to F G A Butler, Foreign Office, sending permits for WSC to take cartridges to Austria [see CHAR 1/56/47-48]. 29 Sep [1906]
CHAR 1/56/53 Letter from Paul Bourget to WSC, accepting dinner invitation. [1906]