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CHAR 28/5 Acquired Papers: Letters and telegrams from Lord Randolph Churchill to Lady Randolph Churchill. All letters are manuscript and signed unless otherwise described.

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CHAR 28/5/1

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Dorking [Surrey]) to Lady Randolph Churchill in which he says that he was not able to come to London due to the absence of trains and informs her that "all well...not lucky mais tout peut se retablir [everything may be re-established]".

1 folio
21 Apr 1875
CHAR 28/5/2

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Oakdene [Dorking, Surrey]) to Lady Randolph Churchill instructing her to send Hammond to fetch his luggage from Victoria station [London].

1 folio
22 Apr 1875
CHAR 28/5/3

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Melton Mowbray [Leicestershire]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he will return at 7.30.

1 folio
01 Apr 1876
CHAR 28/5/4

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Newmarket [Suffolk]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he will return on the following day and asking her not to be angry with him as he has won "a little".

1 folio
[Jan] [1876]
CHAR 28/5/5

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Rutland Cottage, Newmarket [Suffolk]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] informing her that he has arrived safely and that he will be going to the races the following day. He also discusses the sale of a house and the guests at Newmarket; says that he has much to tell her "with regard to [?] Paula"; and asks her to tell [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough] that he has not seen [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough].

1 folio
[Oct] [1875]
CHAR 28/5/6

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill ([Rutland Cottage] Newmarket [Suffolk]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for her letters, describing the races at Newmarket, discussing the sale of a house and instructing her to take care of the baby [WSC].

1 folio
[Oct] [1875]
CHAR 28/5/7

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill ([Rutland Cottage] Newmarket [Suffolk]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing his success at the races and expressing his pleasure that the baby [WSC] is better.

1 folio
[Oct] [1875]
CHAR 28/5/8

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says he went to see [Lady] Fanny [Marjoriebanks, earlier Lady Fanny Churchill, later Lady Tweedmouth] and "enlightened her as to my relationship with the family" and encloses the halves of two 10 pound notes.

1 folio
03 Jan 1876
CHAR 28/5/9

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (86 Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he thanks her for her letter, reports that he had dinner on the previous evening with "B" [Lord Blandford, later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] and encloses halves of two o10 notes.

1 folio
04 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/10

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (36 Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he speaks of his sore throat, asks her to write a recommendation for "Kate" and says that he hopes she has answered a letter from MacKenzie Greaves for him.

1 folio
05 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/11-12

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (136 Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he describes his illness and wishes her a happy birthday.

2 folios
[06] [Jan] [1876]
CHAR 28/5/13-14

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Carlton Club [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including discussion of financial affairs and an undertaking to bring o682 with him to Paris [France] to pay her bills.

2 folios
14 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/15

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that Oliver was exaggerating in saying that he [Randolph] had been dangerously ill, and says that he is recovering and will remain in London until the "loan business" has been concluded.

1 folio
18 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/16-17

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (St James' Club, Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that his disagreement with [Lady] Fanny [Marjoriebanks earlier Lady Fanny Churchill, later Lady Tweedmouth] has been resolved; describes his recovery [from a sore throat]; speaks of Lady Grosvenor's death and a "grandly forgiving letter" which [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough] had written to [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough].

2 folios
17 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/18-21

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that his departure [for France] has been delayed by arrangements for a loan and because [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] wishes to see him; discusses financial affairs and says that they must live in an "economical manner" and asks for news of [WSC].

4 folios
20 Jan [1876]
CHAR 28/5/22

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (London) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her of his safe arrival.

1 folio
[1876]
CHAR 28/5/23

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (London) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he will arrive on the following evening and instructing her to send a carriage to meet him.

1 folio
22 Jan 1876
CHAR 28/5/24

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (36, Piccadilly, London) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that his arrival may be delayed as [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] is out of London.

1 folio
22 Jan 1876
CHAR 28/5/25

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (London) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he will depart for Paris [France] the following evening.

1 folio
27 Jan 1876
CHAR 28/5/26-27

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] apologising for not writing to her; discussing financial affairs and the sale of a house; and expressing his pleasure at having been elected to the Union and that [WSC] has recovered.

2 folios
[Jan] [1876]
CHAR 28/5/28

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Marlborough Club, Pall Mall [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he will leave [for Paris, France] on the following day; that he has opened a joint bank account for them at Coutts and discusses arrangements to be met [at Paris].

1 folio
[Jan] [1876]
CHAR 28/5/29

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his safe arrival despite a bad cold; the dullness of [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] and her progress with cleaning chimneys and boilers.

1 folio
18 Apr [1876]
CHAR 28/5/30

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his recovery from a bad cold; a visit to Amsterdam [The Netherlands] and Brussels [Belgium]; and his boredom at "eternal lectures and harangues" by [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough].

1 folio
19 Apr [1876]
CHAR 28/5/31

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (The Hague [The Netherlands]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for her letter, and reporting that [Lord Blandford, later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] is angry with [Randolph] and had been "raving" because Lady [Aylesford] had been advised to effect a conciliation with her husband.

1 folio
20 Apr [1876]
CHAR 28/5/32

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing a cheque and informing her that [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] had been to see [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales] but that he had not heard the result of the interview.

1 folio
29 Jun [1876]
CHAR 28/5/33-34

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (8 Clifford Street, Bond Street, London) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including the following subjects: an interview between [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] and [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales]; the Prince's anger with Randolph which has been increased by a letter from [Charles, 5th Lord] Hardwicke; the opinion of [Sir Ivor] Guest [later 1st Lord Wimborne] concerning [the disagreement between Randolph and the Prince]; the extraordinary behaviour of [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] and his expulsion from the "Blues mess"; and a description of a house in Hertford which he would like to buy.

2 folios
30 Jun [1876]
CHAR 28/5/35

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (8, Clifford Street, Bond Street, London) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] discussing the date of her return from Paris [France] and describing London as "dull".

1 folio
02 Jul [1876]
CHAR 28/5/36

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (8, Clifford Street, Bond Street, London) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] discussing his future return to Blenheim Palace; the health of the baby [WSC] and describing [Lord] Blandford [later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] as "unhappy &desperate ag[ain]st everybody".

1 folio
[Jul] [1876]
CHAR 28/5/37

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (St James' Club, Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] discussing his departure for Broxmouth [East Lothian, Scotland]; enclosing a copy of a letter [not present] from his father [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] to [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales]; reporting that the Prince had agreed to see his father and discussing their future visit to the United States.

1 folio
04 Jul [1876]
CHAR 28/5/38

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill ([8] Clifford Street, Bond Street, London) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a dinner to be held that evening for the Prince Imperial [Prince Louis Napoleon] at which Randolph intends to question the Minister of Justice in Canada, Mr Blake, about fishing in Canada; Randolph's disappointment that they will not see much of [Leonard Jerome] when they are in the United States; his "victory" over [Charles, 5th Lord] Hardwicke who had complained about his treatment by the Churchills to [Lady] Rosamund [Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey] and anticipation of "peace" with the Prince [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales].

1 folio
05 Jul [1876]
CHAR 28/5/39

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Broxmouth Park, Dunbar [East Lothian, Scotland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he has not received any news about the interview between [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales] and [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] and discusses the future confinement of Annie [Lady Bowmont formerly Lady Anne Churchill, later Duchess of Roxburghe].

1 folio
07 Jul [1876]
CHAR 28/5/40

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a visit to Blenheim for a church meeting and requests that she should bring the "Blue books" with her and send him a frock coat.

1 folio
27 Feb [1877]
CHAR 28/5/41-43

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a lunch with [Lady] Fanny [Marjoriebanks, formerly Lady Fanny Churchill, later Lady Tweedmouth] and Edward [Marjoriebanks, later 2nd Lord Tweedmouth]; a meeting with Cornelia [Lady Guest, later Lady Wimborne, formerly Lady Cornelia Churchill]; the announcement of war in the House of Commons; a discussion about [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] going to Ireland and electoral issues.

3 folios
23 Apr [1877]
CHAR 28/5/44-45

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses parliamentary speeches about Home Rule; an evening he spent with Cornelia [Lady Guest, later Lady Wimborne, formerly Lady Cornelia Churchill]; presents he has purchased for Miss Vaughan and requests that she should send him slippers, plaid trousers and bath towels.

2 folios
24 Apr [1877]
CHAR 28/5/46

Part of a letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he expresses his sorrow at the death of Dick [?] Toucley.

1 folio
26 Apr [1877]
CHAR 28/5/47-48

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he expresses his regret that she had seen [5th Lord] Rossmore [formerly Derrick Westenra] and hopes that he will not call again; discusses an invitation from [4th] Lord Dorchester [earlier Dudley Carleton] and his comments about the University Bill which are reported in the Morning Post.

2 folios
27 Apr [1877]
CHAR 28/5/49-50

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] saying that he was unhappy at reading her letter in which she described herself as "lonely &wretched"; and referring to the parliamentary debates concerning Home Rule and general appreciation of [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough's] work in Ireland.

2 folios
23 Apr [1877]
CHAR 28/5/51

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing money which he asks her to acknowledge and discussing excitement at the Russian victory in Asia and a book he is reading by [Emile] Zola.

1 folio
03 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/52

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing a meeting with Edward Fellowes [later Lord De Ramsey] whom he considers will live for a long time and his duties as a member of a parliamentary committee [on intermediate education].

1 folio
04 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/53-54

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (3 Bolton Row [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: discussion of his cold; a dinner with Cornelia [Lady Guest, later Lady Wimborne, earlier Lady Cornelia Churchill]; the date of his return to Ireland and the date of Clara's [Clara Jerome, later Clara Frewen] visit; and his regret that he will not be able to attend the races at Baldoyle [County Dublin, Ireland].

2 folios
05 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/55

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (3 Bolton Row [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his recovery from a cold; financial arrangements [for the marriage of Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey to William Fellowes, later 2nd Lord De Ramsey]; and a request for news about her singing lessons.

1 folio
06 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/56

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his recovery from a cold; the delivery of a refrigerator he has ordered; excitement in the House of Commons about [William] Gladstone's action in withdrawing resolutions; and speculations about relations with Russia.

1 folio
07 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/58-59

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his duties as a member of a parliamentary committee [on intermediate education]; his eagerness to return to her; a conversation with [5th Lord] Rosebery; observations about horse racing and an order for a sidesaddle for her.

2 folios
08 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/60-61

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: debates in the House of Commons; a dinner with the Guests [Sir Ivor Guest later 1st Lord Wimborne and Cornelia, Lady Guest, later Lady Wimborne formerly Lady Cornelia Churchill]; the impossibility of visiting Lady Maudeville as she is staying with the "Duchess of M"; and his visit to Oxford for a public meeting. He ends with by commenting that he has not met any of his enemies.

2 folios
09 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/62-63

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (St James' Club, Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including a description of a party at the Grosvenor Gallery which was attended by [Albert Edward, Prince of] Wales whom Randolph did not see and a discussion of Alexander Baltazzi's bad luck at horse racing.

2 folios
10 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/64-65

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing a cheque and discussing the payment of various bills; the death of Lord Shrewsbury and his intention to visit Constantinople [later Istanbul, Turkey] with Alexander Baltazzi.

2 folios
11 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/66-67

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Carlton Club [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing a visit to a meeting in Oxford to discuss an agricultural show; his impressions of [Lord and Lady De Ramsey] and of a "tedious" debate in the House of Commons.

2 folios
12 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/68

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] relating the Conservatives' success in the House of Commons and describing his duties as a member of a parliamentary committee [on intermedaite education].

1 folio
14 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/69-70

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing an evening spent with [2nd Lord] Wharncliffe [formerly Francis Montagu-Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie] at which he was introduced to Mrs [Lily] Langtry whom he describes as "vy beautiful" and discussing arrangements for his arrival in Dublin [Ireland].

2 folios
15 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/71

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Harwich [Essex]) to Lady Randolph Churchill apologising for not having written before and informing her that he will return to [London] on the following day.

1 folio
04 Jun 1877
CHAR 28/5/72-74

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a description of his journey [to London]; Mr Roe's offer of her house in St James' Square [London] for [the wedding of Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey] ; a discussion of arrangements for stable furniture and his hopes that she is enjoying herself with Clara [Jerome, later Clara Frewen].

3 folios
31 May [1877]
CHAR 28/5/75-77

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: apologies for not writing to her and thanks for her letters to him; a description of the people he has met; discussion of the difficulties of paying bills; reference to a letter [not present] from [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough]; his opinions that [Lady Rosamund Churchill later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey] should be married and that [William] Fellowes [later 2nd Lord De Ramsey] should be "sent about his business".

3 folios
08 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/78-79

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Carlton Club [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: the intention of William Fellowes [later Lord De Ramsey] to leave the army; description of a saddle he has ordered for her; and discussion of the "great trouble" caused by [Lord] Bowmont [later 7th Duke of Roxburghe].

2 folios
06 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/80-81

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his intention to go to a regatta at Harwich [Essex] with [Henry] Vane [later 9th Lord Barnard]; a dull evening spent with the Greens; an invitation from Lady Londonderry; and a description of the fans he has ordered for her.

2 folios
01 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/82-83

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: the refusal of [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough] to shake hands with Christopher Sykes; [the Duchess of Marlborough's] pleasure at the way she was treated at Lord Dudley's concert; reports that several people had expressed regret that [Lady Randolph] was absent from [London]; the marriages of Dudley Paget and [5th Lord] Annesley and the "high and mighty" behaviour of [Edward] Fellowes [later 1st Lord De Ramsey concerning the settlement for the marriage of Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey].

2 folios
08 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/84-86

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (St James' Club, Piccadilly [London]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his intention to accompany [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough] on a yachting trip to Norway after returning to Ireland to see her; a visit to Lady Castlereagh; the guests who are to attend a party given by [Albert Edward Prince of Wales]; and the settlement arranged [for the marriage of Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey to William Fellowes, later 2nd Lord De Ramsey].

3 folios
10 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/87

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Ulster Club) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he encloses cheques and promises to write to her on the following day.

1 folio
[12] [Jun] [1877]
CHAR 28/5/88-90

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Bayham Abbey, Lamberhurst [Kent]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing those present at a feast at Brook House, who included Sir [Stafford] Northcote [later 1st Lord Iddesleigh] and Lady Exeter, and discussing financial affairs.

3 folios
13 [Jun] [1877]
CHAR 28/5/91-92

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] discussing his departure for Norway; describing wedding gifts for [Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey]; gambling at East Hampstead [London]; and Cornelia's unhappiness [Cornelia Lady Guest, later Lady Wimborne formerly Lady Cornelia Churchill] at her condition.

2 folios
19 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/93

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Harwich [Essex]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he is leaving [for Norway] and that he is unable to write to her due to lack of time.

1 folio
22 Jun 1877
CHAR 28/5/94

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiansand [Norway]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he has arrived safely and is leaving for Christiano [Bornholm Island, Denmark].

1 folio
22 Jun 1877
CHAR 28/5/95

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiano [Bornholm Island, Denmark]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he has arrived safely and that he has not received a telegram from her.

1 folio
[Jun] 1877
CHAR 28/5/96-97

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiansand [Norway]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing his crossing by yacht and the weather conditions; his intention to fish for salmon; his itinerary; and the date of the wedding [of Lady Rosamund Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey].

2 folios
24 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/98-101

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Francesca [Denmark]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his hope to receive letters from her when he reaches Christiano [Bornholm Island, Denmark]; a salmon fishing expedition; the weather conditions for their journey to Christiand [Norway]; his eagerness to see her on his return to Ireland; and the itinerary for his journey.

4 folios
27 Jun [1877] - 28 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/102-104

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiano [Denmark]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for her letter and expressing relief that she is pleased with the saddle which he had ordered for her. He also discusses the effect of the weather conditions on his return journey and his regret that he had not been able to visit Copenhagen [Denmark]; speculates about rumours concerning [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales]; and describes the presents he has bought for her.

3 folios
29 [Jun] [1877] - 30 Jun [1877]
CHAR 28/5/105

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Dover [Kent]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he has arrived safely, asking her to detain [Leonard Jerome] until his return and asking her to write to him at the Pulleney [Pulteney] Hotel [London].

1 folio
Jul [1877]
CHAR 28/5/106-107

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Cowes [Isle of Wight]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he describes his disappointment at not having received a telegram from her and asking her to be more "businesslike". He also names those present at Cowes and asks her to provide newspapers and interesting books for his return.

2 folios
08 Jul [1877]
CHAR 28/5/108

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Cowes [Isle of Wight]) to Lady Randolph Churchill asking whether [Leonard Jerome] has arrived and requesting that she send a telegram to him at the Pulteney Hotel.

1 folio
09 Jul 1877
CHAR 28/5/109-110

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: his disappointment at having received a "mangy" letter from her; descriptions of wedding presents for [Lady] Rosamund [Churchill, later Lady Fellowes and Lady De Ramsey]; news concerning [Lord Blandford, later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough] and a report that he was not invited to a garden party given by [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales].

2 folios
10 Jul [1877]
CHAR 28/5/111-112

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Beleek [Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill thanking her for her letter, apologising for not writing and describing the fish caught by [John, 7th Duke of Marlborough].

2 folios
30 Aug 1877
CHAR 28/5/113

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Beleek [Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he is staying for an additional day as he has not caught any fish and will return [to Dublin] the following day.

1 folio
09 Aug 1877
CHAR 28/5/114

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiano [Denmark]) to Lady Randolph Churchill thanking her for her letter and telegram and informing her that he will not be able to go to Copenhagen [Denmark] and will go to Cowes [Isle of Wight] and then to London.

1 folio
29 [Jun] [1877]
CHAR 28/5/115

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Christiansand [Norway]) to Lady Randolph Churchill telling her to address letters to Copenhagen [Denmark] and expressing the hope that she is well.

1 folio
24 Jun 1877
CHAR 28/5/116

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Beleek [Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her of the time of his arrival at Amiens Street [Dublin, Ireland] and that he has received her letters.

1 folio
08 Aug 1877
CHAR 28/5/117-118

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Woodstock [Oxfordshire]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: the pain caused by his rheumatism; dress material he has purchased for her; and his intention to bring WSC to England if he does not get stronger. He encloses a cheque for her to use to pay wages and discusses the necessity of securing a loan.

2 folios
23 Dec [1877]
CHAR 28/5/119-120

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] including: medical advice that he should go to Germany; reports in the Times about his pamphlet [concerning Irish intermediate education]; criticism of Queen Victoria's speech and his intention to go to Blenheim Palace.

2 folios
17 Jan [1878]
CHAR 28/5/121

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Vigo Street, London) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her that he is tired of the debate [in the House of Commons] and that he will return [to Ireland] on the following day.

1 folio
06 Feb 1878
CHAR 28/5/122

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Fermoy [County Cork, Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill asking her to make arrangements for his return to Dublin [Ireland].

1 folio
28 Feb 1878
CHAR 28/5/123

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Fermoy [County Cork Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill informing her of his safe arrival.

1 folio
07 Jun 1878
CHAR 28/5/124-126

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Fermoy [County Cork, Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill describing the poor weather he is experiencing and informing her when he will return to Dublin [Ireland].

3 folios
11 Jun 1878
CHAR 28/5/127

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (Fermoy [County Cork, Ireland]) to Lady Randolph Churchill asking her to ensure that his room will be ready for his return and to make arrangements for breakfast.

3 folios
16 [Jun] 1878
CHAR 28/5/128

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Muckross Abbey, Killarney [County Kerry, Ireland]) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] asking her to send him his bankers' book. He describes himself as "wretched" because Howard [his footman] has not brought his cigarettes and informs her that he has given him notice.

1 folio
06 Dec [1876]
CHAR 28/5/129

Part of a letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (House of Commons) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he describes the eccentric behaviour of Schonaloff.

1 folio
[1878]
CHAR 28/5/130

Telegram from Lord Randolph Churchill (12 West 23rd Street [New York, United States]) to [Leonard Jerome] informing him that he has arrived safely and that all is well.

1 folio
09 Sep [1878]
CHAR 28/5/131-132

Filing notes for letters to Lady Randolph Churchill, 1875-1877 and 1876.

2 folios
1875 - 1877