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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08589
Date: [April 1893?][1]
Author: JW
Place: Paris
Recipient: Frank J. Hecker[2]
Place: Detroit
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 2/1
Document Type: ALS[3]


To / Mr. Hecker - Introducing Mr Heinemann[4] of London,
with
MR. J. McNEILL WHISTLER,s
kindest remembrances -

[butterfly signature]

CHEYNE WALK.
CHELSEA.
 
110. RUE DU BAC.


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Envelope:

To/
[F?] Hecker Esq.
1170. Woodward Avenue.
Detroit -
U. S. A.
[no stamp or postmark]


Notes:

1.  [April 1893?]
Dated by the reference to Heinemann's trip to America in May 1893, from which he had returned by 21 June 1893 (see JW's letter to Heinemann, 21 June 1893, #09855). Dated also by the reference to 'Chicago', this being the World's Columbian Exposition, Department of Fine Arts, Chicago, 1893, which opened on 1 May, for six months.

2.  Frank J. Hecker
Col. Frank J. Hecker (1846-1927), partner of C. L. Freer, Michigan and Peninsular Car Company [more].

3.  ALS
Written on a visiting card.

4.  Mr Heinemann
William Heinemann (1863-1920), publisher [more]; JW gave this note and one addressed to C. L. Freer, #08588, to Heinemann as introductions on his American tour (see #08475; see also his letter to I. S. Gardner, #09123).