Letter from Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley to the Duke of York, dated May 25, 1820

Elizabeth Diana Blanckley. May 25, 1820.

Image of Letter from Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley to the Duke of York, dated May 25, 1820

In this letter from May 1820, Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley seeks the Duke of York’s permission to sell her husband’s army commission for a profit to help provide for her and her young children, detailing his long and much lauded military career.

Image of Letter from Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley to the Duke of York, dated May 25, 1820

In this letter from May 1820, Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley seeks the Duke of York’s permission to sell her husband’s army commission for a profit to help provide for her and her young children, detailing his long and much lauded military career.

Image of Letter from Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley to the Duke of York, dated May 25, 1820

In this letter from May 1820, Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley seeks the Duke of York’s permission to sell her husband’s army commission for a profit to help provide for her and her young children, detailing his long and much lauded military career.

Metadata Details
Item Type letter
Title Letter from Mrs. Stanyford-Blanckley to the Duke of York, dated May 25, 1820
Creator Elizabeth Diana Blanckley
Publication Date May 25, 1820
Call Number Vault Case MS 5029, folder 25
Location Special Collections