System Number: 03988
Date: [10 June / December 1892]
Author: Mary Newton Mann
Place: St. Andrews
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler M259
Document Type: ALS
[crest with cross of St. Andrew and motto:] DUM SPIRO SPERO
RUSACK'S MARINE HOTEL,
ST ANDREWS. N. B.
Dear Mr. Whistler
your note has reached me here where I am taking a short holiday with my husband, & it has gladdened my heart more than I can express.
Thank you again & again, & yet again, for I feel that the fortune of my Album is made.
Most gratefully yours
Mary N. Mann.
A specially bound collection of artists' works, to be sold for the benefit of Queen Margaret College, a women's college which became part of the University of Glasgow in 1895 (Begg, T., The Excellent Women: the Origins and History of Queen Margaret College, Edinburgh 1994). See also other correspondence between M. N. Mann and JW, #03987, #03988, #08084; #09305).