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RI W.B. Richmond papers 1858-1921
                
RI/1 Letters from William Blake Richmond to members of his family 1858-1921
                        >RI/1/53 [typed copy] W.B. Richmond, Hawarden Castle, Chester, to Julia Richmond [1867]
Reference CodeRI/1/53
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Title[typed copy] W.B. Richmond, Hawarden Castle, Chester, to Julia Richmond
Date[1867]
Extent & Medium2 pieces
Content DescriptionSends thanks for sending his things, which were collected by the carriage sent to the station to fetch Mr. Gladstone. The picture mired, Gladstone is a great but difficult subject. He is a great talker when the subject interests him. He lives "in and with" his family and even his "sanctum sanctorum" is open to all.

Lady Mary Herbert makes a merry addition to the house. The Duke and Duchess of Argyll are to arrive shortly.