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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  
ca 1740 to Unknown
1740 24 Jan., N.S. to Richard West
1740 23 Jan., O.S. from Richard West
1740 ca 25 Feb. NS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 27 Feb., N.S. to Richard West
1740 March* from Thomas Ashton
1740 6 March NS to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 ca 15 March NS* to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 6 March OS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 22 March, N.S. to Richard West
1740 April* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 24 March OS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 16 April NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 16 April, N.S. to Richard West
1740 16 April NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 19 April NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 April* from Richard West
1740 23 April NS to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 23 April NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 26 April NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 26 April NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 30 April NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 2 May NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 ca 3 or 10 May NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 ca 27 April, O.S.* from Thomas Ashton
1740 7 May, N.S. to Richard West
1740 14 May, N.S. to Thomas Ashton View Original Letter
1740 14 May NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 14 May NS bis to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 ca 15-20 May NS* to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 17 May NS* to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 21 May NS from Sir Horace Mann
1740 24 May NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 14 May OS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 28 May, N.S. to Thomas Ashton
1740 31 May NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 June* from Richard West
1740 4 June NS to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1740 7 June NS* from Sir Horace Mann
1740 14 June, N.S. to Richard West
1740 9 June OS‡ from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 3 July NS from Cardinal Alessandro Albani View Original Letter
1740 5 July NS to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 July* to Thomas Ashton
1740 31 July, N.S. to Richard West
1740 ca Aug.* from Richard West
1740 before 23 Aug. OS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 24 Sept. NS from Mark Parker View Original Letter
1740 25 Sept. NS to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 2 Oct., N.S. to Richard West
1740 19 Oct. NS from Prince de Beauvau View Original Letter
1740 Oct.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1740 10 Nov., O.S. from Richard West View Original Letter
1740 3 Dec. NS from Giovanni Battista Maria Uguccioni View Original Letter
1740 4 Dec., N.S. to Richard West
1740 ca 30 Nov. OS† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1740 13 dec. NS from Vittoria Tesi View Original Letter
1740 ca 24 Dec. NS* from Lord Lincoln
1740 27 Dec. NS† to Lord Lincoln

 

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