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CHAR 28/133 Acquired Papers: Letters from Montagu Porch to Lady Randolph Churchill. All items are manuscript and signed unless otherwise described.

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CHAR 28/133/1-3

Letter from "M" [Montagu Porch] (8 Cyprian's House, Coomassie, The Gold Coast [later Ghana]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he expresses sympathy at the news that she has broken her ankle, but declares "I shall love you very much to make up for all the pain and anguish you have suffered". He describes his plans to return to England, says that his business has gone well and that he has met the Bishop of Accra; comments on the depth of his feelings for her and on his sorrow [that her leg has been amputated] and says that he intends to support her. Envelope present.

3 folios
08 May 1921 - 13 May 1921
CHAR 28/133/4-7

Letter from "M" [Montagu Porch] (8 Cyprian's House, Coomassie, The Gold Coast [later Ghana]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he expresses relief at a telegram from WSC on her improved health; says that he intends to ensure that she receives the best care; reports on his successful business interests associated with a railway and encloses a map of its location [see CHAR 28/133/6]; discusses financial affairs and promises that he will never be angry with her. Envelope present.

4 folios
25 Jun 1921 - 27 Jun 1921
CHAR 28/133/8-12

Photographs of Montagu Porch at 8 Cyprian's House, Coomassie [Gold Coast, later Ghana] including a photograph of him with the Bishop of Accra. Annotated with notes by Porch of the subjects of the photographs. Envelope present.

5 folios
05 Jun 1921 - 12 Jun 1921