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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 10755
Date: 1 November 1877
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: George and William Webb[1]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 3/28/5
Document Type: ALS


96 Cheyne Walk.

Nov. 1. 1877.

Dear Sir -

I have seen Mr Godwin[2] since my call upon you this afternoon - and we have arranged to call upon you tomorrow morning to conclude the business -

We propose to be with you by 11 o'clock -

Very faithfully Yours -

J A McN. Whistler -

Messrs G. & W. Webb -


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Envelope:

Messrs. G. & W. Webb -
11. Austin Friars
Old Broad Street
E. C.
[stamp:] POSTAGE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON [...] / 7 / NO 1 / 77
[postmark on verso:] [LONDO]N E. C / [...] A / NO 2 / 77


Notes:

1.  George and William Webb
Lawyers involved in negotiating JW's funding and mortgage for his new house and studio, the White House.

2.  Mr Godwin
Edward William Godwin (1833-1886), architect and designer [more], designed a new house and studio, The White House, in Tite Street, for JW.