James Stuart to Mrs Wilson

Archive Unit
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  • Reference
      GB 106 3JBL/11/52
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 3427
  • Dates of Creation
      29 May 1875
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Written from Liverpool (home of the Butlers). About Mrs Butler he says: 'She is very far from well'. He himself will have to go away for a week soon but her son Stanley has come and 'he is the right sort of boy to keep her cheery'. She will telegraph for you if she wants you.

Administrative / Biographical History

'but her son Stanley' [to keep his mother company when James Stuart had to go away]

Stanley was then at Oxford. He had accompanied his mother to Paris on her first Continental expedition in the winter of 1874/1875

Biog: Stanley Butler