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CHAR 28/52 Acquired Papers. Letters and telegrams from [Alexandra] Princess [of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] to Lady Randolph Churchill. All letters are manuscript and signed unless otherwise described.

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CHAR 28/52/1-2

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Marlborough House, Pall Mall [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she apologises for not sending money for tickets previously and commenting on the "new addition to yr family". Envelope sealed with black wax present.

2 folios
04 Jul 1888
CHAR 28/52/3-4

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Marlborough House, Pall Mall [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for a piece of music, says that she hopes Lady Randolph will enjoy Goodwood and invites her to the Cowes [regatta]. Envelope present.

2 folios
30 Jul 1888
CHAR 28/52/5-6

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for a present and comments on a "peppery" speech made by Lord Randolph [Churchill]. Envelope present.

2 folios
05 Dec 1888
CHAR 28/52/7-8

Card from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for remembering her birthday and comments that Lord Randolph [Churchill] looks well despite their "year of sadness and sorrow. Envelope with paper seal present.

2 folios
09 Dec 1892
CHAR 28/52/9

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Marlborough House, Pall Mall [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for a letter, says that she was touched that Lord Randolph [Churchill] had thought of her and expresses sympathy at the death and sufferings of Lord Randolph.

1 folio
[1895]
CHAR 28/52/10-11

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Marlborough House [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] thanking her for a present of a Japanese tree which she says she will take great care of. Envelope present.

2 folios
08 Jun 1899
CHAR 28/52/12-13

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (Marlborough House [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for a copy of her book and wishes her success. Envelope present.

2 folios
02 Jul 1899
CHAR 28/52/14-15

Letter from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] (London) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she thanks her for the second copy of her book, wishes her success with her ship [the Maine] and says that hopes that the troops will be successful [in the Boer War]. Envelope present.

2 folios
03 Nov 1899
CHAR 28/52/16

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Mrs Cornwallis-West [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for a stick.

1 folio
03 Dec 1901
CHAR 28/52/17

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Mrs Cornwallis-West [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for a book and her kind wishes.

1 folio
01 Dec 1902
CHAR 28/52/18

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Mrs Cornwallis-West [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for a present.

1 folio
02 Dec 1908
CHAR 28/52/19

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to [George] Cornwallis-West and [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking them for their kind wishes and saying that she hopes they received a present from her.

1 folio
26 Dec 1908
CHAR 28/52/20

Card from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Buckingham Palace) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] acknowledging flowers on the death of King [Edward VII].

1 folio
20 May 1908
CHAR 28/52/21

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Mrs Cornwallis-West [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for a birthday present.

1 folio
04 Dec 1912
CHAR 28/52/22-23

Letter from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Marlborough House [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] thanking her for sympathy on the death of her second brother and sympathising on [her divorce from George Cornwallis-West]. Envelope present.

2 folios
27 Apr 1912
CHAR 28/52/24

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Sandringham [Norfolk]) to Lady Randolph Churchill thanking her for a present.

1 folio
05 Dec 1913
CHAR 28/52/25

Telegram from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Buckingham Palace) to Lady Randolph Churchill thanking her for a seventieth birthday present.

1 folio
04 Dec 1914
CHAR 28/52/26-27

Letter from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] (Marlborough House, Pall Mall [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which she says that she hopes to have time to hear Lady Randolph's piano concert. Envelope present.

2 folios
04 Dec 1914
CHAR 28/52/28-29

Card from [Queen] Alexandra [earlier Alexandra, Princess of Wales] to Lady Randolph [Churchill] accepting an invitation to listen to a Polish pianist. Envelope present.

2 folios
c 1914
CHAR 28/52/30-31

Card from Alexandra [Princess of Wales [later Queen Alexandra] to Lady Randolph [Churchill] thanking her for a birthday present and commenting that she has heard good accounts of Lord Randolph [Churchill]. Envelope with paper seal present.

2 folios
c 1894
CHAR 28/52/32-33

Card from Alexandra [Princess of Wales [later Queen Alexandra] to Lady Randolph [Churchill] discussing an invitation. Envelope present.

2 folios
1890s
CHAR 28/52/34-35

Card from Alexandra [Princess of Wales [later Queen Alexandra] to Lady Randolph [Churchill] suggesting an alternative time for an engagement. Envelope present.

2 folios
[1888]
CHAR 28/52/36-37

Card from Alexandra [Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra] to Lady Randolph [Churchill] discussing an engagement. Envelope present.

2 folios
1890s