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William Pitt the elder, first earl of Chatham

LOC:    Chatham, William Pitt, Earl of, 1708-1778
NRA:    Pitt William (1708-1778) 1st Earl of Chatham statesman
DNB:    Pitt, William, first earl of Chatham [known as Pitt the elder] (1708-1778), prime minister
LBT ID: LdChath1    VIAF ID: 34466316    LOC ID: n80106735
B/BAP:   1708-11-15
DIED:   1778-05-11
SOURCES: DNB; Virtual International Authority File; thePeerage.com; LOC Name Authority File
English statesman whose prudent management was often politically unpopular.
REFERENCES TO William Pitt the elder, first earl of Chatham:
Sydney Smith to Lord Grey, 2 January 1811 in A Memoir of the Reverend Sydney Smith. By his Daughter, Lady Holland. With a Selection from his Letters, edited by Mrs. Austin 2 vols (London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855)
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Sir James Mackintosh to John Whishaw, 13 August 1811 in The “Pope” of Holland House: Selections from the Correspondence of John Whishaw and his Friends 1813-1840 (London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1906)
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Lord Byron to John Murray, 12 April 1818 in Letters and Journals of Lord Byron 2 Vols (London: John Murray, 1830)
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Lady Louisa Stuart to Walter Scott, 11 September 1818 in Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. 7 vols (Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1837)
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Lord Byron to Sir Walter Scott, 4 May 1822 in Letters and Journals of Lord Byron 2 Vols (London: John Murray, 1830)
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John Wilson Croker to John Murray, 29 May 1822 in Memoir of John Murray 2 Vols (London: John Murray, 1891)
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William Godwin to Edward Bulwer Lytton, 16 September 1830 in William Godwin: his Friends and Contemporaries (London: Henry S. King & Co., 1876)
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Robert Plumer Ward to Peter George Patmore, 19 December 1831 in My Friends and Acquaintance: being Memorials, Mind-portraits, and Personal Recollections of Deceased Celebrities of the Nineteenth Century; with Selections from their Unpublished Letters 3 vols (London: Saunders and Otley, 1854)
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Thomas Creevey to Elizabeth Ord, 11 March 1837 in The Creevey Papers: A Selection from the Correspondence & Diaries of the late Thomas Creevey, M.P. (London: John Murray, 1903)
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