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      GB/NNAF/P5179
Cavendish, Elizabeth (1759-1824) wife of 5th Duke of Devonshire

Gender: Female

Other names
Thomas, Lady Elizabeth (Married name)

Functions, occupations and activities
Daughter of the 4th Earl of Bristol; married 1) John Thomas Foster and 2) 5th Duke of Devonshire (1809), as his second wife; after his death (1811) she settled in Rome

Thesaurus
ART PATRONS

Archival Resources
Number noted: 9

Journal, 1788-89
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add MS 41579
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters to Lady Melbourne, 1789-1816
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add MSS 45548, 45911

Letters to Lady Carlisle,
Held at: Castle Howard
Comments: Access by appointment

Correspondence, 1782-1824
Held at: Chatsworth House
Document reference: vol 16
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters to 1st Earl of Sheffield,
Held at: East Sussex Record Office
Document reference: AMS 5440/1-471
Comments: Access by appointment only

Correspondence with Sir Augustus Foster, 1798-1824
Held at: Library of Congress, Manuscript Division
Other information: Annual report 1929

Miscellaneous correspondence and papers,
Held at: National Library of Wales
Document reference: Pitchford

Correspondence with Foster family, 1777-1824
Held at: Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
Document reference: D3618
Other information: Annual report 1984 p54

Correspondence with Thomas Lawrence,
Held at: Royal Academy of Arts
Document reference: LAW
Comments: Access by appointment only


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55