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|Archive reference number||NGA27/32/3/42|
Letter from Lord Rosebery to Sir William Agnew
|Date||24 Sep 1885|
Black edged letter (24 Sep 1885) with envelope from Lord Rosebery, written from Mentmore to Sir William Agnew, asking him for details of a portrait of [Edmund] Burke. Rosebery also makes reference to ongoing negotiations regarding Cardinal Newman.
Named persons featured:
Primrose, Archibald Philip, 5th Earl of Rosebery 1847-1929
Agnew, Sir William, 1st Baronet 1825-1910
Newman, Cardinal John Henry 1801– 1890
Burke, Edmund 1729–1797
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