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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  
1775 Jan.* from Henry Seymour Conway
1775 01 January to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 02 January to John Craufurd
1775 02 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 03 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 04 January to Madame du Deffand
1775 09 January to Rev. William Cole
1775 09 January to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 11 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 12 January to Lord Hardwicke
1775 12 January to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 13 January to Madame du Deffand
1775 15 January to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 15 Jan. (also to Lady Ailesbury) to Henry Seymour Conway
1775 mid-Jan. to Lord Hardwicke View Original Letter
1775 17 January to The Duke of Gloucester View Original Letter
1775 ca 12 June to Lord Camden
1775 19 Jan.* from Henry Seymour Conway
1775 19 January to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 19 January to Madame du Deffand
1775 19 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 21 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 21 January from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 22 January to Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1775 24 January to Lord Ossory
1775 25 January to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 27 January to Madame du Deffand
1775 28 January from Madame du Deffand
1775 29 January from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 30 January from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 30 Jan., from the younger Mann from Sir Horace Mann the younger View Original Letter
1775 31 January to Madame du Deffand
1775 01 February to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 05 February from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 10 Feb. from Madame du Deffand
1775 12 February from Madame du Deffand
1775 15 Feb., to the younger Mann* to Sir Horace Mann the younger
1775 15 February to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 ca 16 Feb.* to Madame du Deffand
1775 18 February to William Mason
1775 21 February from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 24 Feb.* to Madame du Deffand
1775 24 February to Robert Jephson View Original Letter
1775 27 February from Madame du Deffand
1775 28 February to William Mason
1775 late Feb. to Robert Jephson View Original Letter
1775 late Feb. bis to Robert Jephson View Original Letter
1775 01 March from Madame du Deffand
1775 02 March to Madame du Deffand
1775 03 March from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 07 March to William Mason
1775 10 March from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 11 March* to Madame du Deffand
1775 11 March from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 14 March from Lord Falkland
1775 16 March from Madame du Deffand
1775 19 March from Madame du Deffand
1775 20 March to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 26 March from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 29 March* to Madame du Deffand
1775 30 March from George Hardinge
1775 02 April from Madame du Deffand View Original Letter
1775 ca 3 April* to George Hardinge
1775 ca 3 April* to Madame du Deffand
1775 03 April to William Mason
1775 04 April from Madame du Deffand
1775 08 April from Madame du Deffand
1775 08 April from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 09 April from Rev. William Cole
1775 ca 10 April* to Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 10 April* from William Mason
1775 11 April to Rev. William Cole
1775 13 April from George Hardinge View Original Letter
1775 14 April to William Mason
1775 17 April to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 18 April from Madame du Deffand
1775 20 April from Rev. William Cole
1775 22 April from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 25 April to Rev. William Cole
1775 29 April from Rev. William Cole
1775 30 April from Madame du Deffand
1775 02 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 07 May to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 07 May from Madame du Deffand
1775 07 May to William Mason
1775 09 May from Madame du Deffand
1775 09 May from Duke of Richmond View Original Letter
1775 16 May to Madame du Deffand
1775 17 May from Madame du Deffand
1775 17 May to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 18 May from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 20 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 20 May from Madame du Deffand
1775 27 May to William Mason
1775 28 May from Madame du Deffand
1775 31 May from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 June* from The Earl and Countess Harcourt
1775 02 June from Rev. William Cole
1775 04 June from Madame du Deffand
1775 05 June to Rev. William Cole
1775 05 June to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 09 June from Rev. William Cole
1775 9 June† from Lord Beauchamp
1775 11 June from Madame du Deffand
1775 12 June to Madame du Deffand
1775 12 June to William Mason
1775 14 June to The Earl and Countess Harcourt
1775 ca 15 June* to Lady Mary Coke
1775 17 June from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 18 June from Madame du Deffand
1775 23 June to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 25 June from Madame du Deffand
1775 27 June from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 01 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 July† from Mary Churchill (Lady Cadogan)
1775 03 July to Madame du Deffand
1775 05 July from Michael Lort
1775 06 July to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 07 July to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 07 July to Mrs Robert Wood
1775 07 July from Mrs Robert Wood
1775 07 July from Peter Elmsly
1775 08 July to George Selwyn View Original Letter
1775 09 July to Henry Seymour Conway
1775 09 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 10 July to William Mason
1775 ca 11 July* to Madame du Deffand
1775 16 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 18 July* to Madame du Deffand
1775 18 July to The Earl and Countess Harcourt
1775 19 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 23 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 23 July to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 ca 25 July* to Madame du Deffand
1775 28 July from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 30 July from Madame du Deffand
1775 31 July from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 03 August to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 03 August to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 05 August from Madame du Deffand
1775 07 August to William Mason
1775 09 August to Henry Seymour Conway View Original Letter
1775 10 August to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 12 August from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 17 August to Lady Ailesbury View Original Letter
1775 17 August* to Catherine Daye
1775 18 August to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 19 August from Topham Beauclerk View Original Letter
1775 20 August to Lady Ailesbury View Original Letter
1775 20 August from Madame du Deffand
1775 21 August* to The Duchess of Gloucester
1775 ca 26 Aug.* to Lady Hertford
1775 29 August* to Lady Mary Churchill
1775 ca 29 Aug.* to Henry Seymour Conway
1775 ca 29 Aug.* to John Chute
1775 ? August* from The Duchess of Gloucester
1775 early Sept.* from George Selwyn View Original Letter
1775 4 September* to The Duchess of Gloucester
1775 06 September to William Mason
1775 07 September to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 08 September to Henry Seymour Conway
1775 8 Sept.† from Lady Hertford
1775 09 September to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 ca 10 Sept.* to Lady Hertford
1775 11 September* to The Duchess of Gloucester
1775 12 September to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 ca 12 Sept.* to John Chute
1775 16 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 16 September to George Selwyn
1775 ca 19 Sept.* to Lady Ailesbury
1775 ca 19 Sept.* to Lady Hertford
1775 25 Sept.† from Lady Hertford
1775 30 Sept.† from Lord Hertford
1775 30 September from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 03 October to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 06 October to Henry Seymour Conway
1775 10 October to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 12 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 12 October to Madame du Deffand
1775 13 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 17 October to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 18 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 21 October to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 22 October from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 23 Oct.† to Sir William Hamilton View Original Letter
1775 23 October to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 23 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 24 Oct.* to Madame du Deffand
1775 25 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 25 October to William Mason
1775 27 October to William Mason
1775 27 October to Duke of Richmond View Original Letter
1775 28 October to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 28 October from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 28 October to Madame du Deffand
1775 29 October from Madame du Deffand
1775 30 October to Madame du Deffand
1775 02 November from Madame du Deffand
1775 04 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 ca 7 Nov.* to Madame du Deffand
1775 08 November from Madame du Deffand
1775 09 November to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 10 November from Madame du Deffand
1775 13 November to Madame du Deffand
1775 14 November from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 14 November to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 15 November from Jean-Francois Wiart
1775 17 November from Mrs Robert Wood
1775 18 November to Mrs Robert Wood
1775 18 November to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 19 November to Robert Wood
1775 19 November from Madame du Deffand
1775 ca 19 Nov.* to Wiart to Jean-Francois Wiart
1775 20 November from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 21 November to Madame du Deffand
1775 23 November to Robert Wood
1775 23 November to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 26 November from Madame du Deffand
1775 27 November to William Mason
1775 December* to The Duke of Gloucester
1775 02 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 04 December to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 04 December from Madame du Deffand
1775 08 December to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 09 December to Hon. Mrs John Grey View Original Letter
1775 10 December to Rev. William Cole
1775 11 December to Madame du Deffand
1775 11 December from Madame du Deffand
1775 December* to The Duchess of Gloucester
1775 12 December from Madame du Deffand
1775 12 December from Rev. William Cole
1775 12 December to Lady Ailesbury View Original Letter
1775 14 December to Rev. William Cole
1775 14 December to Rev. Thomas Percy
1775 ?16 Dec. from Lady Diana Beauclerk View Original Letter
1775 16 December from William Mason View Original Letter
1775 17 December to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 17 December from Madame du Deffand
1775 18 December to Sir Horace Mann
1775 19 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 19 December to Thomas Astle
1775 20 December to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 21 December to William Mason
1775 23 December from John Robinson
1775 24 December from Rev. William Cole
1775 25 December to John Robinson
1775 26 December from Madame du Deffand
1775 26 December to Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter
1775 27 December to The Countess of Upper Ossory
1775 30 December from Sir Horace Mann View Original Letter

 

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