Document ReferenceDe Wm C 39
TitleLetter from E. Denison, 49 Philpot Street, London; 11 Aug. 1867
Date11 August 1867
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses in detail photograph he is sending him for approval; comments on state of health of [J.]E. and Lady C. [Denison]; discusses Gladstone's recent speech on representation of minorities [Representation of the People Bill]; refers to the English 'constitution' as obsolete; recommends [Thomas] Carlyle's article 'Shooting Niagara'; states that he is giving unprepared lecture which he considers an achievement given his own self-doubt; wishes him luck in fishing; comments on weather; sends love to Minny.
Termart, photographs
parliamentary business, speeches
parliamentary business, bills, Representation of the People Bill 1867
publications, articles, 'Macmillan's Magazine'
governments, Conservative Government 1866-68

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA1016Scott; Charlotte (1806-1889); Viscountess Ossington; née Cavendish-Bentinck m 1827 J.E. Denison Viscount Ossington1806-1889
NA982Gladstone; William E. (1809-1898); P.M. 1868-74 1880-85 1886 1892-941809-1898
NA8621Denison; Edward (1840-1870); Mr; philanthropist; nephew of J.E. Denison1840-1870
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