Letters to Elsa from Mary

Scope and Content

Includes family news, life at Wallington, domestic arrangements including staff, reference to her work with the Women's Institute, discussion of works on the Wallington estate, letters from visits with her family at Fairnie Lea, Attingham and St Albans, a visit from Alan [Scott?], reference to the Winter Garden at Middlesbrough and its potential sale, religion and belief with discussion of reincarnation, Charles' declining health and death, sorting Charles' papers and subsequent arrangements at Wallington with the National Trust including the involvement of the agent Mr Proud and the first day as a National Trust property.

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