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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  
1765 from Allan Ramsay View Original Letter
1765 ca 3 Jan. from George Montagu
1765 05 January from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 7 Jan.* to Lady Hertford
1765 10 January to Lord Hertford
1765 13 January to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 18 Jan.† from Lord Hertford
1765 19 January from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 20 January to Lord Hertford
1765 27 January to Lord Hertford
1765 ca 30 Jan.* to Lord Hertford
1765 05 February to Rev. Thomas Percy
1765 9 Feb.† from Lord Hertford
1765 09 February from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 11 February to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 12 February to Lord Hertford
1765 19 February to George Montagu
1765 20 Feb.† from Lord Hertford
1765 24 February from George Montagu
1765 28 February to Rev. William Cole
1765 ?Feb. from Lady Townshend View Original Letter
1765 03 March from Rev. William Cole
1765 ca 5 March* to Lord Hertford
1765 9 March† from Lord Hertford
1765 09 March to Rev. William Cole
1765 16 March to Rev. Joseph Warton
1765 17 March from Rev. William Cole
1765 18 March to Jean-Baptiste-Jacques Élie de Beaumont View Original Letter
1765 22 March† from Lord Hertford
1765 23 March from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 26 March to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 26 March to Lord Hertford
1765 26 March† to Lord Lincoln
?1765 ?April† to George Selwyn
1765 05 April to George Montagu
1765 07 April to Lord Hertford
1765 10 April† from Lord Hertford
1765 11 April* to Lord Hertford
1765 ca 14 April* from Sir David Dalrymple
1765 14 April from Thomas Gray
1765 14 April from William Mason View Original Letter
1765 ca 15 April from George Montagu
1765 17 April to William Mason
1765 18 April to Lord Hertford
1765 21 April to Sir David Dalrymple
1765 26 April to Lady Hervey
1765 29 April† from Lord Hertford
1765 04 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 05 May to Lord Hertford
1765 10 May from Michael Lort
1765 11 May to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 12 May to Lord Hertford
1765 14 May to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 16 May* to Lord Hertford
1765 16 May† from Lord Hertford
1765 17 May† from Lord Hertford
1765 20 May to Lord Hertford
1765 21 May† from Lord Hertford
1765 21 May to Henry Fox
1765 ca 25 May* from Henry Fox
1765 25 May to Sir Horace Mann
1765 26 May to George Montagu
1765 29 May to Henry Fox
1765 30 May† from Lord Hertford
1765 ca 31 May* to Michael Lort
1765 ca 1 June* from George Montagu
1765 ca 1 June* to Lord Hertford
1765 01 June from Nathaniel Hillier View Original Letter
1765 02 June from Michael Lort
1765 10 June to George Montagu
1765 11 June to Lady Hervey
1765 ca 11 June† from Lord Hertford
1765 11 June from Henry Fox View Original Letter
1765 ca 13 June* from George Montagu
1765 15 June from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 20 June† from Lord Hertford
1765 25 June† to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1765 26 June to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 1 July† from Lord Hertford
1765 ? July* from Charles Churchill
1765 03 July to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 03 July to Lady Suffolk
1765 03 July from Lady Suffolk
1765 4 July† from Lord Hertford
1765 06 July to George Montagu
1765 08 July from George Montagu
1765 09 July to Lady Suffolk
1765 11 July to George Montagu
1765 12 July to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 15 July to Henry Fox
1765 16 July from George Montagu
1765 ca 17 July* from Henry Fox
1765 19 July to Henry Fox
1765 ca 19 July* from Henry Fox
1765 21 July to Henry Fox
1765 27 July† from Lord Hertford
1765 27 July from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 28 July to George Montagu
1765 30 July to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 01 August from George Montagu
1765 02 August to Henry Fox
1765 03 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 09 August to Anne Pitt
1765 ca 11 Aug.* to Lord Hertford
1765 12 Aug.† from Lord Hertford
1765 12 August to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 15 Aug.† to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1765 17 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 23 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 23 August to George Montagu
1765 24 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 27 August to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 27 Aug. from George Montagu
1765 27 Aug* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 31 August to George Montagu
1765 03 September from Rev. William Cole
1765 3 Sept.† to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1765 03 September to Lady Hervey
1765 03 September to The Earl of Strafford
1765 05 September to Grosvenor Bedford View Original Letter
1765 05 September to Rev. William Cole
1765 05 September from George Montagu
1765 07 September to Henry Fox
1765 07 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 11 September to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 11 September from Rev. William Cole
1765 13 September* to Sir Edward Walpole
1765 14 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 14 Sept.* to Lord Hertford
1765 15 September to Lady Hervey
1765 ca 17 Sept.* to John Chute
1765 18 September to Rev. William Cole
1765 ca 18 Sept.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 20 Sept.* to Lady Ailesbury
1765 20 September to Lady Suffolk
1765 20 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 22 September to Rev. John Hutchins View Original Letter
1765 22 September to George Montagu
1765 ca 22 Sept.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 26 September to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 30 September* to Cholmondeley, The Hon. Robert
1765 ca 30 Sept.* to Lord Hertford
1765 02 October to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 3 Oct.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 03 October to Lady Hervey
1765 03 October to John Chute View Original Letter
1765 5 October* to Lady Mary Churchill
1765 08 October to Anne Pitt
1765 Oct.* from Lady Hervey
1765 10 Oct. (postscript by Lady Hertford)† to Lord Hertford
1765 ca 11 Oct.* to Lord Hertford
1765 ca 11 Oct.* to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1765 12 October from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 13 Oct.* to John Chute
1765 13 October to Lady Hervey
1765 ca 13 Oct.* to Lady Ailesbury
1765 15 October to Lady Mary Coke
1765 15 October from George Montagu
1765 ca 15 Oct.* from Sir William Hamilton
1765 15 October from Sir William Hamilton View Original Letter
1765 16 October to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 16 October to George Montagu
1765 16 October to Lady Suffolk
1765 18 October from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 19 October to Thomas Brand
1765 20 Oct.* to Thomas Gray
1765 ca 24 Oct.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 25 October from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 26 Oct.* to Lady Hertford
1765 28 October to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 29 Oct.* to John Chute
1765 29 Oct.* to The Earl of Strafford
1765 ca 30 Oct.* from Anne Pitt
1765 31 October from Rev. William Cole
1765 early Nov.* from George Selwyn
1765 1 Nov.† from Lord Hertford
1765 01 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 02 November to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 02 November from George Montagu
1765 04 November to Anne Pitt
1765 04 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 5 Nov.* to Lady Hertford
1765 ca 6 Nov.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 11 Nov.* to Lady Ailesbury
1765 ca 12 Nov. from Thomas Gray
1765 13 November* to Lady Mary Churchill
1765 13 November to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 14 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 15 Nov.* to Sir William Hamilton
1765 17 November to Lady Mary Coke
1765 19 November to Thomas Gray
1765 Nov.* from Lady Hervey
1765 20 November to Grosvenor Bedford
1765 ca 20 Nov.* from Henry Seymour Conway
1765 21 November to George Montagu
1765 21 November to Lady Hervey
1765 21 November from Pierre-Jean Mariette View Original Letter
1765 22 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca 22 Nov.* from Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 23 Nov.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 23 Nov.* to Lady Ailesbury
1765 ca 23 Nov.* to Lord Hertford
1765 23 Nov.† to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1765 ca 26 Nov.* to John Chute
1765 28 November to Lady Hervey
1765 ca 29 Nov.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 29 November to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 ca 29 Nov.* to John Chute
1765 30 November to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 ca Dec.* from Lady Ailesbury
1765 02 December to George Selwyn
1765 05 December to Lady Suffolk
1765 05 December to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 07 December from George Montagu
1765 10 December from Lady Hervey
1765 13 December from Thomas Gray
1765 14 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 16 Dec.† from Lady Hertford
1765 ca 17 Dec.* to Lady Ailesbury
1765 ca 17 Dec.* to Lady Hervey
1765 19 December from Lady Hervey
1765 ca 20 Dec.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1765 20 Dec.† from Lord Hertford
1765 20 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1765 Dec.* from Anne Pitt
1765 24 December from George Montagu
1765 25 December to Anne Pitt
1765 ca 26 Dec.* to Lord Hertford
1765 27 Dec* from Sir Horace Mann
1765 30 December from George Montagu
1765 30 December* to Cholmondeley, The Hon. Robert

 

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