CollectionCorrespondence of Foreign Royal Families
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Augusta, Duchess of Brunswick, to George III on her husband's poor health, her pessimism about the future of her family, and the characters and marriage prospects of her sons.
Date21 May 1796
WriterBrunswick, Augusta, Duchess of (1737-1813)
AddresseeGeorge III, King
DescriptionThe Duchess criticises her eldest son Charles and his wife and complains that the Duke will not allow their second son George to marry, while [Frederick] William is wild and refuses to marry; she asks the King to protect the Princess of Wales, as his goodness is her only comfort.
Place Of WritingBrunswick
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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