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Letter from Lady Johanna St. John to Thomas Hardyman re political unrest

Letter from Lady Johanna St. John to Thomas Hardyman re political unrest
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The letter includes references to recipes and a purge -as well as a description of political unrest in the city, saying that the they (the St. John family) will 'keep no Christmas' given the state of the country.

Year:
c. 1661
Author:
Lady Johanna St.John
Type:
Letter
Location:
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
Copyright:
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
Last updated on:
Thursday 2nd September 2021

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Johanna St John (1631-1705), wife of Sir Walter St John, 3rd Bt. by Godfrey Kneller
Johanna St John (1631-1705), wife of Sir Walter St John, 3rd Bt. by Godfrey Kneller

Medium - oil on canvasMeasurements - H 124 x W 101...