Letter from Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, Marlborough House, to Augustus Fitzgerald, 3rd Duke of Leinster, with copy of letter sent to the Prince of Wales from the Duke of Leinster,
1865 Aug 10 & Aug 8.
|Main Creator:||Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910|
Letter to the Prince of Wales from the Duke of Leinster, 8th August 1865, telling the Prince that he has sent him an embroidered flannel dress for a young baby from a Mrs. Fanny Switzer. Prince George of Wales (later George V) was born on 3rd June 1865.
Letter from the Prince of Wales, 10th August 1865, saying that as a general rule they are not allowed to accept gifts from people they don't know but since Mrs. Fanny Switzer is a personal friend of the Duke, they will make an exception. He asks the Duke to thank Mrs. Switzer on behalf of his wife, Princess Alexandra.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Physical description: 2 items.
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