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System Number: 02003
Date: [15 May 1893][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Charles James Whistler Hanson[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler H104
Document Type: ALS

110. Rue du Bac - Paris.

Dear Mr Hanson -

Enclosed five pounds -

It is difficult - & by this time I had hoped you would have managed something

Go to the Curtis people[3] and say that I beg that they will look up the "New York World" - and send any numbers containing articles upon the [p. 2] Paris Salon - from the first which is important -

They will know how to find them at the London Office - suppose they must have begun towards the end of April -

J McN Whistler

I find I have accidentally crossed the cheque - but I daresay the Capt[4] will change it for you - or the Doctor[5] -

This document is protected by copyright.


[Registered letter:] Recommandée[6]

Chs. Hanson. Esq
16 Featherstone Buildings
PARIS / DU VIEUX COLOMBIER / [...] 15 / MAI / 93
[postmark on verso:] [REGIS]TERED / A / MAY 16 / 93

[written in another hand on verso:]


1.  [15 May 1893]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  Curtis people
The press-cutting agency Romeike and Curtice, 359 Strand, W.C.

4.  the Capt
Captain Charles A. McEvoy (b. ca 1836), electrical engineer [more].

5.  the Doctor
William McNeill Whistler (1836-1900), physician, JW's brother [more].

6.  Recommandée
Triple underlined.