Document ReferenceOs C 1616
TitleLetter from Sir H.D. Erskine, House of Commons, Westminster, London, to Miss L. Denison; 5 Oct. 1899
Date5 October 1899
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionExpresses thanks for copy of 'Notes from my Journal' and apologise for delay caused by his travels abroad; refers to his interest in House of Commons procedure; refers to news of his baby grandson's death; his son [Colonel J.F. Erskine] may go to South Africa [Boer War] and states that his family is concerned about his health.
Termsocial news, health
wars, Boer War 1899-1902
publications, books, 'Notes from My Journal'
travel, Europe

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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
NA10724Erskine; Horatia E. (-1922); Lady; wife of H.D. Erskine-1922
NA10725Erskine; James F. (1862-1936); Colonel; son of H.D. Erskine1862-1936
NA10726Erskine; David H. (1899-1899); Mr; died in infancy1899-1899
NA10727Erskine; Margaret B. (fl 1896-99); Mrs; wife of J.F. Erskinefl 1896-99
NA10728Erskine; Henry D. (1838-1921); Sir; Sergeant-at-arms attending the House of Commons1838-1921
NA215Denison; Louisa E. (1841-1919); daughter of E. Denison1841-1919
PL9997/Italian Lakes/Italy
PL225/South Africa
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