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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Any forms of addressed and written communication sent and received, including letters, postcards, memorandums, notes, telegrams, or cables.

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1795 June 4

 Item — [3]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses possible remedies for Mrs. Piozzi’s ailment. People mentioned: Cecilia, Miss Heaton, Mrs. Heaton, W. Mead, Peane the Poulterer, Lady Owen, Mr. Chappelow, ‘our’ Bishop, Bennett Williams, Sir Edward Lloyd, a captain, Mrs. Leo, Sir Frederick Eden, Princess, Mr. Miles, Prince, Mr. and Mrs. Mostyn, Mrs. Myddelton, and Mr. and Mrs. Moore.
Dates: 1795 June 4

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1795 September 20

 Item — [6]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses Mr. Piozzi, gout, and Dr. Thackeray's recovery. Piozzi invites Dr. Thackeray to visit in October. People mentioned: Mr. and Mrs. Mostyn, Mrs. Piozzi’s three daughters, and Mr. Piozzi.
Dates: 1795 September 20

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1796 July 29

 Item — [7]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses Sir Roger Mostyn's death and Mr. Piozzi's gout. Piozzi also discuss the situation in Europe, particularly mentioning Italy and Portugal. People mentioned: Sir Roger Mostyn, Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Moore, and the Queen of Portugal.
Dates: 1796 July 29

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803

 Item — [16]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses her husband's gout and rumors of sickness in Bristol, London, and Paris. People mentioned: Dr. Thackeray's brother, Mr. Piozzi, Dr. Parry, Louis Seize, the Members of Parliament, and an unnamed Friend.
Dates: 1803

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803?

 Item — [16a]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses the worsening illness of her husband and the illness of others and her joy at finally returning home after an unpleasant journey. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Dr. Thackeray, Mr. Moore, Rich and Maria.
Dates: 1803?

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803

 Item — [17]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi asks Dr. Thackeray to send her some syrup of white poppies to ease Mr. Piozzi's gout, cough, and fever. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi and Mr. Moore.
Dates: 1803

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803 December 20

 Item — [19]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses Mr. Piozzi's improving health and outlines plans for Mr. and Mrs. Piozzi to visit Dr. Thackeray on their way to London. Mrs. Piozzi mentions her husband's valet's survival of a burst blood vessel, and discusses the threat of Napoleon. People mentioned: Dr. Thackeray, Mr. Piozzi, friends of Dr. Thackeray, Hodgkins, Allen, Mr. Moore, Paul and L. Kirkwall.
Dates: 1803 December 20

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803 December 23

 Item — [20]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses Mr. Piozzi's relapse into gout and asks Dr. Thackeray to come as soon as possible. People mentioned: Dr. Thackeray, Mr. Piozzi and Mr. Moore.
Dates: 1803 December 23

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803 December 25

 Item — [21]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses Mr. Piozzi's continued illness and possible fever and hallucinations and the affairs of some acquaintances. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Mostyn, Dr. Myddelton, Mr. Moore, Jones of Pontriffeth, Maid Allen, Selina, Lady Kirkwall and Dr. Currie.
Dates: 1803 December 25

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1803 December 27

 Item — [22]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: The blister gives Mr. Piozzi some relief and Mrs. Piozzi discusses other remedies. Hodgkin's also has a blister and is taking foxglove because his pulse is too quick. Piozzi asks Dr. Thackeray to provide advice for the treatment of both men. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi and Hodgkins (the valet).
Dates: 1803 December 27

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1804 January 8

 Item — [23]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi's health has improved, but Hodgkins still has a dangerously high pulse, despite the foxglove and the blood that was drawn. Piozzi wishes the French would attack now to let the English volunteers do their duty and to "keep them from wicked thoughts" while there is no harvest. She also describes a cartoon about Napoleon. People mentioned: Dr. Thackeray, Mr. Piozzi, Hodgkins (the valet), Buonaparte and John Bull.
Dates: 1804 January 8

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1804 December 17

 Item — [25]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses the weather and the walnut trees at Brynbella. Mr. Piozzi's gout has returned and Mr. Moore makes him drink castor oil. She also discusses the popularity of Roscius, comparing it to The Garrick Fever. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Moore, Mrs. Clough, Mrs. Thackeray, Mrs. Thackeray's children, Mrs. Mostyn and Roscius.
Dates: 1804 December 17

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 November?

 Item — [28]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi's gout has worsened. Mrs. Piozzi requests Dr. Thackeray's immediate presence. People mentioned: Dr. Thackeray, Mr. Piozzi and Owen.
Dates: 1806 November?

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 November 15

 Item — [29]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi begs Dr. Thackeray to come as quickly as possible. Mr. Piozzi's gout remains severe. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi.
Dates: 1806 November 15

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 November 18

 Item — [30]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi begins the letter Tuesday night describing Mr. Piozzi's improved health, though she asks for Dr. Thackeray's advice because Mr. Piozzi still displays some worrying symptoms. She adds a postscript written at midnight saying that Mr. Piozzi's condition has worsened and fearing that he will not recover. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mrs. Jones, and Mrs. Thackeray.
Dates: 1806 November 18

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 November 22

 Item — [31]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Discusses Mr. Piozzi's improved health; he has finally gotten out of bed with the help of food and five bottles of Madeira. Mrs. Piozzi laments that Europe will not so quickly recover from "her...illness." Piozzi describes dramatic weather and twice addresses Dr. Thackeray in French. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mrs. Thackeray, Rev. Mr. Taylor, Mr. Jones, Queen Elinor and fair Rosamund.
Dates: 1806 November 22

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 December 5

 Item — [32]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses Mr. Piozzi's improving health and his treatment--he prefers the "blisters" to the "bark." She congratulates Dr. Thackeray on the birth of his daughter Selina. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Moore, Selina Thackeray and Mrs. Thackeray.
Dates: 1806 December 5

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1806 December 10

 Item — [33]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi's health continues to mend. Mrs. Piozzi discusses the "new scheme of blockading Great Britain." People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Piozzi's "Attendant Men," Bowen, Mr. Mostyn, Mr. Mostyn's wife and children, and Selina (Dr. Thackeray's daughter).
Dates: 1806 December 10

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1807 February 17

 Item — [34]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Piozzi discusses the return of Mr. Piozzi's gout, which is now mending. She discusses the death of a lady as a "consequence of being quacked and magnetized" and wishes for medical reform. Piozzi also mentioned Mostyn's continued ill health, which she thinks might improve if he were less worried about it. Stocks are rising, and Piozzi predicts that Britain will soon control all of South America. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Dr. Parry, Mr. Bowen, Mr. Cam, Mrs. Siddons, "the prettiest lady we...
Dates: 1807 February 17

Letter to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1808 March 23

 Item — [40]
Call Number: MSS 29
Scope and Contents: Mr. Piozzi continues to complain of gout. Mrs. Piozzi asks Dr. Thackeray to choose and send winter trees for her. People mentioned: Mr. Piozzi, Mr. Moore, "General Lake" (a servant) and Mrs. Thackeray.
Dates: 1808 March 23