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Guide to the John Churchill letter to Allan Bathurst, 1702
This letter was written by John Churchill (John, Marquis of Blandford) 1690-1703, who was the son of the first Duke of Marlborough. The recipient, Mr. Allan Bathurst was later to become treasurer to the Prince of Wales in 1757.
The letter is dated April 4, 1702, is handwritten on both sides of one leaf, and features a small red wax seal. Churchill expresses his happiness that Bathurst plans to attend the upcoming coronation of Queen Anne, and sends regards on behalf of Baron Horatio Walpole.
This material is open for research.
Permission to publish materials from the John Churchill letter to Allan Bathurst must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.
John Churchill letter to Allan Bathurst, 1702, MS 028, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.
Donated to the Woodson Research Center by the English Dept., Rice University.