The Mary Hamilton Papers : Letter from Lady Catherine Herries (née Foote) to Mary Hamilton

Herries (née Foote), Catherine

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Brief letter from Lady Catherine Herries to Mary Hamilton, announcing that she arrived home safely (from France) about one hour ago. She thanks Hamilton for her letter which she has just read and will write to her in detail shortly. She also requests a letter from Hamilton to let her know about the cloak and patterns she is to send her (see HAM/1/17/120), and the songs she has ordered. The letter also relates to Herries's family and to the 'public' news concerning the King and that it is the 'general opinion' that the Prince [George] will be made Regent with 'certain limitations'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Dated at St James's Street, [London].</p>

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