Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806

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Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, socialite and political hostess.

From the description of Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire manuscript material : 1 item, 1800 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 435534158

From the guide to the Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire manuscript material : 1 item, 1800, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.)

1st wife of William Cavendish, 5 duke and 8 earl of Devonshire.

From the description of Autograph letter in third person : to Mr. Elliston, the actor, ca. 1795. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270513386

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creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire manuscript material : 1 item, 1800 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Westminster, Robert Grosvenor, Marquis of, 1767-1845. The patriot beard : an heroi-comic poem in 3 cantos. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire manuscript material : 1 item, 1800 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Talbot, Catherine, 1721-1770. Papers relating to Catherine Talbot, 1694-1804. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hayley, William, 1745-1820. Autograph letter in third person : Eartham, to the Duchess of Devonshire, 1797 Aug. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Herman W. Liebert manuscript collection, 1604-1987 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cornwall, Frances Elizabeth. [Commonplace book], 1799-1805. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Garrick, David, 1717-1779. Past two o'clock and a cloudy noon ... [manuscript], [1776]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Rumford, Benjamin, Graf von, 1753-1814. Letters, 1793-1804, to Lady Palmerston. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. The stranger ballad opera collection, 1799. University of Colorado Boulder
creatorOf Grenville, Thomas, 1755-1846. Thomas Grenville manuscript material : 3 items, 1794-1806 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Liebert, Herman W.,. Herman W. Liebert manuscript collection, 1604-1987. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. Autograph letter in third person : to Mr. Elliston, the actor, ca. 1795. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. Autograph letter in third person, not signed : [London], Messrs. in Carlisle, [no year, Jul. 4]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Garrick, Eva Maria, 1724-1822,. Autograph letter signed (draft?) from Eva Maria Garrick to [Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire], Chiswick [manuscript], [18th or 19th century]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Baddeley, Sophia, 1745?-1786,. Autograph letter signed from Sophia Baddeley to unidentified recipient [manuscript], 1782 May 13. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Talbot, Catherine, 1721-1770. Papers relating to Catherine Talbot, 1694-1804. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Smith, Charlotte Turner, 1749-1806. Letter : [London], to Cadell & Davies, [London], 1795 May 29. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Bessborough papers, 1774-1827. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Smith, Charlotte, 1749-1806. Letter : [London], to Cadell & Davies, [London], 1795 May 29. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mrs. Garrick, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Garrick, David, 1717-1779. The phoenix [manuscript] : a fable addressed to Countess Spencer, 1778. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Bessborough papers, 1774-1827 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Garrick, David, 1717-1779. Georgiana [manuscript], [18th century]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, D, 1586-1975. Houghton Library.
referencedIn On Mr. Garrick's breaking my heart by saying he shou'd not live long [manuscript], [ca. 1778?]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Scafe, Anne. Scrapbook, 1696-1808. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Donald Hyde and Mary Hyde Eccles Autograph Collection, 1505-1957 (inclusive), 1702-1854 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Bessborough papers, 1774-1827. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Liebert, Herman W.,. Herman W. Liebert manuscript collection, 1604-1987. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806. Autograph letter signed : to Sir Peter Burrell. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Trevor, Henry E.,. Upon the author's being ask'd why he did not write something on the duchess of Devonshire's illness [manuscript], [1778]. Folger Shakespeare Library
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associatedWith Baddeley, Sophia, 1745?-1786, person
correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cornwall, Frances Elizabeth. person
associatedWith Elliston, Mr, person
associatedWith Garrick, David, 1717-1779. person
correspondedWith Garrick, Eva Maria, 1724-1822, person
associatedWith Grenville, Thomas, 1755-1846. person
associatedWith Gwydir, Peter Burrell, Baron, 1754-1820, person
associatedWith Hayley, William, 1745-1820. person
correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Liebert, Herman W., person
associatedWith Liebert, Herman W., collector. person
associatedWith Rumford, Benjamin, Graf von, 1753-1814. person
associatedWith Scafe, Anne. person
associatedWith Smith, Charlotte Turner, 1749-1806. person
associatedWith Talbot, Catherine, 1721-1770. person
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Great Britain
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Nobility--Great Britain--18th century--Correspondence
Nobility--18th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1757-06-07

Death 1806-03-30

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English

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