CollectionAdditional papers relating to George III and Queen Charlotte
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Queen Charlotte to Lady Howe
Date19 October 1791
WriterCharlotte, Queen Consort to George III
AddresseeHowe, Mary, Lady
DescriptionOn her daughter Lady Mary: 'Ldy Mary said at parting "I hope Yr Majesty will give me a good Caracter" & I do it most readily & [illegible] & Truely, but one thing must not be hid from You that Mild & Civil little Mary, Beat the Kg Her Sovereign, at Backgammon every Night & when I represented that this was not the behaviour of a loyal Subject, I was answered, She did the same to Lrd Howe & upon that wee Settled that what was Respectfull & dutifull to Papa must prove so towards the Kg'; a gift.
Place Of WritingKew
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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