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Miscellaneous private and official correspondence of the Prince Consort 1845-1853 12 Jan 1845 - 2 Aug 1853

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A volume containing a variety of miscellaneous private and official correspondence of the Prince Consort, dated between 1845 and 1853. Included is correspondence with various members of European royalty and nobility, and with British government ministers on both national and international matters. Subjects covered in official correspondence include parliamentary proceedings, British foreign affairs, the administration of British colonies, Royal Household appointments, the granting of Honours and the proposed reconstruction of Westminster Bridge in 1852. Personal correspondence in the volume includes letters from the Belgian astronomer Lambert Adolphe Quetelet, Victoria, Princess Royal and Edward, Prince of Wales and covers the deaths of George Edward Anson, the 1st Duke of Wellington and Dowager Queen Adelaide.
  • 1 volume (206 items) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English, French, German

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Georg, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1779-1860)

Letter from the Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Draft letter from Prince Albert to Lord Aberdeen

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Karl Robert, Count Nesselrode (1780 - 1862)

Copy letter from Count Nesselrode to Lord Aberdeen

Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia (1796-1855)

Letter from Nicholas I to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Grand Duke Michael of Russia (1798-1849)

Letter from Grand Duke Michael of Russia to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Frederick III, German Emperor (1831-88)

Letter from Prince William of Prussia to Prince Albert

Ludwig II, Grand Duke of Baden (1824-58)

Letter from Louis Grand Duke of Baden to Prince Albert

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852)

Letter from the Duke of Wellington to Prince Albert

Prince Victor of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfurst (1818-93)

Letter from Prince Victor of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfurst to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Christian Carl Josias, Baron Bunsen (1791-1860)

Letter from Chevalier Bunsen to George Anson

Ludwig II, Grand Duke of Baden (1824-58)

Letter from the Grand Duke of Baden to Prince Albert

Newcastle, Henry Pelham-Clinton, 4D (1785-1851)

Letter from the Duke of Newcastle to Prince Albert

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852)

Letter from the Duke of Wellington to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Christian Carl Josias, Baron Bunsen (1791-1860)

Letter from Chevalier Bunsen to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Stanley to Prince Albert

Frederick William IV, King of Prussia (1795-1861)

Letter from the King of Prussia to Prince Albert

Princess Marie, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1796-1880)

Letter from Grand Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Strelitz to Prince Albert

Henry, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen (1778-1847)

Letter from the Duke of Anhalt-Kothen to Prince Albert

Frederick August II, King of Saxony (1797-1854)

Letter from the King of Saxony to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Stanley to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Sarah Spencer, Lady Lyttelton (1787-1870)

Letter from Lady Lyttelton to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Letter from Prince Albert to the Bishop of Oxford

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904)

Letter from Prince George of Cambridge to Prince Albert

Queen Adelaide of the United Kingdom (1792-1849)

Letter from the Queen Dowager to Prince Albert

Queen Adelaide of the United Kingdom (1792-1849)

Letter from the Duc de Nemours to Prince Albert

Reverend Henry George Liddell (1811-98)

Letter from the Reverend G. Liddell to George Anson

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852)

Letter from the Duke of Wellington to Prince Albert

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852)

Letter from the Duke of Wellington to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Draft letter from Prince Albert to Colonel W. Wylde

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Draft letter from Prince Albert to Sir Edward Bowater

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Frederick William IV, King of Prussia (1795-1861)

Letter from the King of Prussia to Prince Albert

Prince Louis d'Orleans, Duke of Nemours (1814-96)

Letter from the Duke of Nemours to Prince Albert

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-98)

Letter from William Gladstone to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-98)

Letter from William Gladstone to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Frederick August II, King of Saxony (1797-1854)

Letter from the King of Saxony to Prince Albert

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-98)

Letter from William Gladstone to Prince Albert

Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850)

Letter from King Louis Philippe to Prince Albert

Prince Louis d'Orleans, Duke of Nemours (1814-96)

Letter from the Duke of Nemours to Prince Albert

Louise Marie d'Orleans, Queen of the Belgians (1812-50)

Letter from Queen Louise of Belgium to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Frederick John Grantham, Earl of Ripon (1782-1859)

Letter from Lord Ripon to Prince Albert

Frederick John Grantham, Earl of Ripon (1782-1859)

Letter from Lord Ripon to Prince Albert

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough (1790-1871)

Letter from Lord Ellenborough to Prince Albert

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough (1790-1871)

Letter from Lord Ellenborough to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850)

Letter from the King of the French to Prince Albert

Princesss Hélene of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Duchess of Orléans (1814-58)

Letter from the Duchess of Orleans to Prince Albert

Frederick William IV, King of Prussia (1795-1861)

Letter from the King of Prussia to Prince Albert

Spencer, Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl (1798-1857)

Letter from Lord Spencer to George Anson

Waldemar, Prince of Prussia (1817-49)

Letter from Prince Waldemar to Prince Albert

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore (1785-1856)

Letter from Lord Hardinge to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

George William Frederick Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle (1802-64)

Letter from Lord Morpeth to Prince Albert

Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)

Letter from Victoria, Princess Royal, to Prince Albert

Frederick William IV, King of Prussia (1795-1861)

Letter from the King of Prussia to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

George Eden, 1st Earl of Auckland (1784-1849)

Letter from Lord Auckland to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Queen Victoria

Christian Carl Josias, Baron Bunsen (1791-1860)

Letter from Chevalier Bunsen to Prince Albert

Christian Carl Josias, Baron Bunsen (1791-1860)

Letter from Chevalier Bunsen to Prince Albert

Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)

Poem from Victoria, Princess Royal, to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Emmanuel, Count Mensdorff-Pouilly (1777-1852)

Letter from Count Emmanuel Mensdorff-Pouilly to Prince Albert

Emmanuel, Count Mensdorff-Pouilly (1777-1852)

Letter from Count Emmanuel Mensdorff-Pouilly to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Christian Carl Josias, Baron Bunsen (1791-1860)

Letter from Chevalier Bunsen to Prince Albert

Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet (1796-1874)

Letter from Lambert Quetelet to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Letter from Prince Albert to Lambert Quetelet

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Frederick August II, King of Saxony (1797-1854)

Letter from the King of Saxony to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)

Letter from the Prince of Wales to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Gustavus, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (active 1848)

Letter from Duke Gustavus of Mecklenburg-Schwerin to Prince Albert

Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet (1796-1874)

Letter from Lambert Quetelet to Prince Albert

Thomas Philip Grantham De Grey, 2nd Earl (1781-1859)

Letter from Lord de Grey to Prince Albert

George William Frederick Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle (1802-64)

Letter from Lord Morpeth to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury (1801-85)

Letter from Lord Ashley to Prince Albert

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice (1780-1863)

Letter from Lord Lansdowne to Prince Albert

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice (1780-1863)

Letter from Lord Lansdowne to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax (1800-85)

Letter from Sir Charles Wood to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852)

Letter from the Duke of Wellington to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Queen Adelaide of the United Kingdom (1792-1849)

Letter from the Queen Dowager to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Jean Sylvain Van de Weyer (1802-74)

Letter from Sylvain de Weyer to Prince Albert

Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue (1783-1861)

Letter from Lord Fortescue to Prince Albert

Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850)

Letter from Louis Philippe I of France to Prince Albert

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865)

Letter from Lord Palmerston to Prince Albert

Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850)

Letter from the Louis Philippe I of France to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Letter from Prince Albert to Samuel Rogers

Ida of Saxe-Meiningen, Princess of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1794-1852)

Letter from the Duchess of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Henry Labouchere, Baron Taunton (1798-1869)

Letter from Henry Labouchere to Prince Albert

Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia (1796-1855)

Letter from the Emperor of Russia to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

Prince Louis d'Orleans, Duke of Nemours (1814-96)

Letter from the Duke of Nemours to Prince Albert

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-94)

Letter from Lord Grey to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Antonia, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1797-1862)

Letter from Duchess Ferdinand George of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Prince Albert

Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1824-84)

Letter from Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Prince Albert

Victoria, Princess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, and Duchess of Nemours (1822-57)

Letter from the Duchess of Nemours to Prince Albert

Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet (1796-1874)

Letter from Lambert Quetelet to Prince Albert

Philip Henry Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope (1805-75)

Letter from Lord Mahon to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Draft letter from Prince Albert to Lord Mahon

George II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1826-1914)

Letter from Prince George of Saxe-Meiningen to Prince Albert

Princess Alexandrine, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1820-1904)

Letter from the Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Prince Albert

Count Alphonse of Mensdorff-Pouilly (1810-94)

Letter from Count Alphonse Mensdorff-Pouilly to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Derby to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Derby to Prince Albert

Alexander Mensdorff-Pouilly-Dietrichstein (1813-71)

Letter from Count Alexander Mensdorff-Pouilly to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Derby to Prince Albert

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Copy letter from Prince Albert to Nassau Senior

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

James Howard Harris, 3rd Earl of Malmesbury (1807-89)

Letter from Lord Malmesbury to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

Letter from Lord John Russell to Prince Albert

Léopold II, King of the Belgians (1835-1909)

Letter from the Duke of Brabant to Prince Albert

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-98)

Letter from William Gladstone to Prince Albert

William Ewart Gladstone (1809-98)

Letter from William Gladstone to Prince Albert

George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860)

Letter from Lord Aberdeen to Prince Albert

Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby (1799-1869)

Letter from Lord Derby to Prince Albert