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LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)JCLAdd/262
TitleLetter from Joseph Chamberlain to Walter Wren
Extent1 item
Date1882
DescriptionLetter written from Alexandra Hotel, Hyde Park Corner dated 20 November. Chamberlain explains why he does not usually take part in elections outside his own borough, but closes by writing: 'if you still want me to come and will let me know what reason you have for supposing that I can be useful I will consider the matter [...]'.

The recipient may be Walter Wren (1834-1898, teacher), by-election candidate in Wigan in December 1882.
Access StatusOpen

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