The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 12623
Date: 25 August 1862
Author: Thomas Winans[1]
Place: Lucerne
Recipient: Baring Brothers and Co[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Maryland Historical Society Library, Baltimore, MD
Call Number: Manuscripts Department, Winans Papers, 1823-1963, MS 916, Box 2, folder 40
Document Type: Lc


Aug 25th 1862

Messrs Baring Bros & Co


Your several letters to Geneva & Lucerne and all three packages[3] forwards I have I believe received

I now have to request that you place £50[4] say fifty pounds sterling to the credit of Mr James Whistler charging me with am[oun]t - -

Mr Whistler's address is No 7 Queens Road - West - Chelsea London

Very resp[ectful]ly yours

Thos Winans

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1.  Thomas Winans
Thomas De Kay Winans (1820-1878), locomotive engineer and collector [more].

2.  Baring Brothers & Co
London bankers.

3.  packages
Neither letters nor packages have been traced.

4.  place £50
JW had just offered Winans some pictures (see #09571). See also Winans's letter to JW of the same date, #07080.