Frances von Bunsen et al. in London - 26 June, 1851
Our Tuesday evenings have answered most thoroughly, and enabled us satisfactorily to receive a great number of foreigners and show them something of London society. Last Tuesday among others the Duke of Wellington came, and was very amiable, and Ernest sang to him the Blücher-song, which he remembered to have heard.
Frances von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her son-in-law John Battersby-Harford, 26 June 1851. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 2 (London, 1879), p. 144. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1386351679053 accessed: 22 September, 2017
location of experience: London
Officer (armed forces), Politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Originally submitted by hgb3 on Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:41:19 +0000