The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 10838
Date: 3 October 1887
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: William Ayerst Ingram[1]
Place: St Ives, Cornwall
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 11/1053/2
Document Type: TWc

October 3rd 1887.

Handed in at the Fulham Road Office at 10.7 [sic] a.m.

Received here at 8.12 a.m.

TO: Ingram - St. Ives Cornwall.

Too late because all have persistently remained absent I have therefore withdrawn all resolutions from meeting[2] have no use for eleventh hour efforts. -


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1.  William Ayerst Ingram
William Ayerst Ingram (1855-1913), marine and landscape painter [more]. Ingram responded to this telegram with some concern, assuring JW of his support (#11321).

2.  resolutions from meeting
A meeting of the Royal Society of British Artists, of which JW was President.