Reference numberCB/1/1/212
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.122.a
TitleLetter from Charles Blagden to Miss [Mary] Berry
Date3 March 1787
DescriptionCalled at Berkeley Square last night and heard of the death of Lord Orford [Horace Walpole] - condoles with her and Miss Agnes for the loss of their friend. Lord Orford always spoke of them with the highest esteem.
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3826Walpole; Horatio (1717 - 1797); 4th Earl of Orford1717 - 1797
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