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Select a year to see the chronological list of letters to and from Walpole along with the name of Walpole’s correspondent. Click on the document date to view the image of the letter in the Yale Edition.
  • OS (“old style”) and NS (“new style”). Letters preceding the change of calendar in 1752 are arranged in the sequence in which they were actually written, allowing eleven days’ difference between "new style" letters from the Continent, and “old style” letters from England.
  • Missing letters are marked by an asterisk (*).
  • Letters printed here for the first time in the Yale Edition are marked by a dagger (†).
  • Letters printed in full for the first time are marked by a double dagger (‡).


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Document Date Correspondent  
1736 03 January from Thomas Gray
1736 ca March* to Thomas Ashton
1736 11 March from Thomas Gray
1736 02 May to George Montagu
1736 06 May to George Montagu
1736 20 May to George Montagu
1736 ca 23 May* to Richard West
1736 30 May to George Montagu
1736 01 June from Richard West View Original Letter
1736 22 May OS to Charles Lyttelton
1736 June* to Thomas Gray
1736 11 June from Thomas Gray
1736 15 July from Thomas Gray
1736 Aug.* to Thomas Gray
1737 Aug. (two letters)* to Thomas Ashton
1736 Aug.* from Thomas Gray
1736 27 July OS to Charles Lyttelton
1736 27 July OS to Sir Robert Walpole View Original Letter
1736 Aug. from Thomas Gray
1736 17 August to Richard West
1736 ca 20 Aug. from Richard West
1736 19 Sept.* from Thomas Gray
1736 Sept.* to Thomas Gray
1736 26 September from Thomas Gray
1736 19 Sept. OS from John Whaley
1736 06 October from Thomas Gray
1736 13 October from Thomas Gray
1736 27 October from Thomas Gray
1736 Oct.* to Richard West
1736 31 October from Richard West View Original Letter
1736 25 December from Conyers Middleton View Original Letter
1736 29 December from Thomas Gray
1736 30 December to Conyers Middleton View Original Letter
1736 ca Dec.* from Richard West

 

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