The Mary Hamilton Papers : Journal-letter from John Dickenson to Mary Hamilton

Dickenson, John

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Journal-letter from John Dickenson to his wife Mary née Hamilton covering the period 30-31 August 1791, describing his time in London. While there, he went to the painter [George] Romney's and saw a number of portraits of Emma Lyon and was not satisfied with any of them. He then drank tea with her. He also met with Hamilton's cousin, Charles Greville, Emma's former lover (see <a target='_blank' class='externalLink uom-purple' href=''>HAM/1/5/3</a>), and invited him to stay at Taxal.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Original reference No. 16.</p>

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