George Keith Elphinstone et al. in London, England - 31 March, 1808, at night

from Diary of Mary Berry, 31 March 1808, page 345:

Dined at Sir P. Francis’, with Lord and Lady Keith, Miss Elphinstone, Mr. Elliot, Mr. Trevor, &c.

In the evening Miss Tate and Catherine Frances sung two or three songs beautifully.

cite as

Mary Berry, Diary of Mary Berry, 31 March 1808. In Lady Theresa Lewis (ed.), Extracts of the Journal and Correspondence of Miss Berry from the Year 1783 to 1852, volume 2 (London, 1865), p. 345. accessed: 24 June, 2024

location of experience: London, England


George Keith Elphinstone
naval officer, Politician
Lady Keith
John Trevor
Margaret Mercer Elphinstone
society hostess
Mary Berry
Author, literary hostess, Playwright
Sir Philip Francis
political writer, Politician

Listening to

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unspecified songs performed by Catherine Frances, Miss Tate

Experience Information

Date/Time 31 March, 1808, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:16:51 +0000
Approved on Sat, 01 Dec 2018 13:15:37 +0000