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Albert, Prince Consort 1851 Letter to Charles Frederick Stansbury

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2023.022

Content Description

One-page, doubled-sided manuscript letter written by Albert, Prince Consort (1819-1861) from Windsor Castle, October 18, 1851, to Georgetown resident Charles Frederick Stansbury (1821-1882). The letter is accompanied by a gold-leafed portfolio embossed "H. R. R. Prince Albert" and a two-page donation letter dated January 8, 1945, from grandson Frederick S. Tyler to Peabody Room curator Eva Gilbert gifting the letter/portfolio.

Acquisition Type



Donated January 8, 1945, by Frederick S. Tyler, grandson of Charles Frederick Stansbury to whom the letter by Prince Albert was written.

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This is an unprocessed collection and might be stored at an offsite location. Materials within this collection have limited or no organization and a detailed content description is unavailable. Collection has been placed in the queue for future processing.


  • Creation: 1851, 1945


.25 Linear feet

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Box contains 1851 letter with portfolio and 1945 donation letter.