System Number: 11601
Date: 31 March 1903
Recipient: Charles Lang Freer
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Call Number: FGA Whistler 62
Credit Line: Charles Lang Freer Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: Gift of the Estate of Charles Lang Freer
Document Type: W
[telegraph form:] CABLEGRAM.
NUMBER 281CH SENT BY I R 17 REC'D BY 3.05. p.m
Recieved at 240
MAR 31ST. 03
FROM / FREER. / DETROIT.
Am delighted most rapid and brilliant action could not have been in better hands
1. Charles Lang Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more]. This is a response to Freer's correspondence with the Society of American Artists (see his letter to JW, 30 March 1903, #13799).
Published by Merrill, Linda, With Kindest Regards. The Correspondence of Charles Lang Freer and James McNeill Whistler, 1890-1903, Washington and London, 1995, no. 80, p. 187.