Archives for January 2018
To Wm. H. Beresford’s House “Alstonfield, Claremont Lane, Esher to stay the weekend. Went by cycle and returned Sunday. Had splendid time.
To British Museum to study manuscripts. Have admission tickets to MSST Reading Room for 6 months.
*During this time United States President Woodrow laid down his “Fourteen Points” to Congress. These points were later taken as the basis for peace negotiations at the end of the war and the formation of the League of Nations. At this time negotiations were also taking place with the Russian Bolshevik Government.
To British Museum to study manuscripts, back same day (William Draycott’s (of Sysonby) letters to Lord Stafford). Sponsored by William Beresford Esquire of Esher.
*William Draycott of Sysonby was Agent to Lord Stafford in early 1700’s.