Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 701
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter dated October 7, 1855 and written at Balmoral Castle. Victoria writes about her visit with the French emperor Napoleon III. She describes the personality of the emperor and relates her impressions of her tour around Paris. Victoria also expresses her great satisfaction with the proposal of Prince Frederick William of Prussia to marry her daughter "Vicky" as well as with hearing the news of the fall of Sevastopol'.
- 1855 October 7
- Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 (Creator, Person)
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Victoria letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Victoria was queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and empress of India.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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- Frederick III, German Emperor, 1831-1888
- Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901
- International Relations
- Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873
- Paris (France) -- Description and travel
- Politics, Government, and Law
- Queens -- Great Britain -- Correspondence
- Victoria, Empress, consort of Frederick III, German Emperor, 1840-1901
- Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901
- Register of Victoria letter
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 December 5
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.