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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  
1755 ca 1 Jan.* to Henry Seymour Conway
ca 1755 † to George Selwyn View Original Letter
1755 07 January to George Montagu
1755 09 January to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 09 January to Richard Bentley
1755 9 Jan.† from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 17 January from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 late Jan.* to Richard Bentley
1755 08 February to Richard Bentley
1755 23 February to Richard Bentley
1755 ca Feb. 2 letters* from Richard Bentley
1755 05 March from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 06 March to Richard Bentley
1755 10 March to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 ca 25 March* to George, 3d Earl of Orford
1755 27 March to Richard Bentley
1755 April-May* to Richard Bentley
1755 10 April† to George, 3d Earl of Orford View Original Letter
1755 12 April from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 13 April to Richard Bentley
1755 22 April to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 24 April to Richard Bentley
1755 May-June* to Henry Seymour Conway
1755 06 May to Richard Bentley
1755 08 May from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 ca 9 May† from Lady Ailesbury View Original Letter
1755 10 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 13 May to George Montagu
1755 30 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 10 June to Richard Bentley
1755 15 June to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 18 June‡ from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 July* to Thomas Gray
1755 05 July to Richard Bentley
1755 16 July to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 17 July to George Montagu
1755 17 July to Richard Bentley
1755 19 July from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 19 July from Marquis de Saint-Simon View Original Letter
1755 22 July from George Montagu
1755 22 July from Thomas Gray
1755 26 July to George Montagu
1755 30 July* from Richard Bentley
1755 1 Aug.* from Richard Bentley
1755 04 August to Richard Bentley
1755 08 August from Thomas Gray
1755 10 August from Thomas Gray
1755 ca 12 Aug.* to Thomas Gray
1755 14 August from Thomas Gray
1755 ca 15 Aug.* to Thomas Gray
1755 15 August to Richard Bentley
1755 16 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 21 August to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 21 August to Grosvenor Bedford
1755 23 Aug.* from Richard Bentley
1755 28 August to Richard Bentley
1755 28 August to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 ca 29 Aug.* to Lord Hertford
1755 1 Sept.† from Lord Hertford
1755 Sept-Oct. 2 letters" from Richard Bentley
1755 02 September to Lady Essex
1755 16 September from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 18 September to Richard Bentley
1755 20 September to George Montagu
1755 20 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 23 September to Henry Seymour Conway
1755 ca 27 Sept.* from John Chute
1755 29 September to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 29 Sept.‡ to John Chute View Original Letter
1755 ca 30 Sept.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1755 30 September to Richard Bentley
1755 07 October to George Montagu
1755 07 October from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 14 October from Thomas Gray
1755 15 October from George Montagu
1755 16 October to Grosvenor Bedford View Original Letter
1755 19 October to Richard Bentley
1755 20 October to John Chute View Original Letter
1755 25 October from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 27 October to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 31 October to Richard Bentley
1755 Nov.* from Richard Bentley
1755 5 Nov.* from Richard Bentley
1755 08 November to George Montagu
1755 14 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 15 November to Henry Seymour Conway
1755 16 November to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 16 November to Richard Bentley
1755 25 November to George Montagu
1755 27 November from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 04 December to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 06 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 6 Dec.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1755 11 December from Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1755 17 December to Richard Bentley
1755 20 December to George Montagu
1755 ca 20 Dec.* to Lady Ailesbury
1755 21 December to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 25 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1755 25 December to Thomas Gray
1755 30 December to George Montagu

 

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