Item 165 - Letter from Caroline Trevelyan to Elizabeth des Amorie van der Hoeven

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Letter from Caroline Trevelyan to Elizabeth des Amorie van der Hoeven


  • 15 May 1900 (Creation)

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Welcombe, Stratford on Avon. - She and Sir George have had some good walks, despite the cold wind; are returning to London today where they will see Robert; hopes the business can all be settled so that he can be with Elizabeth on Thursday morning. Looking forward to staying at the Hague and meeting Elizabeth's family; expects soon to be able to let her know when C[harles] and G[eorge] will be there. The H[enry] Y[ates] Thompsons have sent a wedding present for each of them; note from Mrs Thompson 'to explain the butter dish' originally enclosed. Supposes Robert will open the parcel when he comes.

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Pencil annotation dating the letter to 1900

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