UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Charles William Shirley Brooks, 1816-1874

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1816
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Date of Death: 1874
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Identity:

Charles William Shirley Brooks was a solicitor, journalist and editor of Punch.

Life:

Brooks was probably acquainted with Whistler in the 1870s, when his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford, 1997.