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System Number: 04049
Date: 22 November 1877
Author: George Vulliamy[1]
Place: London
Recipient: Edward William Godwin[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler M320
Document Type: MsLS[3]


METROPOLITAN BOARD OF WORKS.
SUPERINTENDING ARCHITECT'S DEPARTMENT,

SPRING GARDENS, S. W.

Novr 22nd 1877.

Dear Sir,

Mr Whistler's Building[4]
Tite Street.

Will you be good enough to furnish me with an outline Specification of the proposed building

I do not require a detailed Specification but it will be necessary for you to let me have a general description in the terms of the Agreement to enable me to report to the Board.

I am, Dear Sir,
Your's truly

George Vulliamy

Edward Godwin Esqr F S. A.


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Notes:

1.  George Vulliamy
George John Vulliamy (1817-1886), Superintending Architect with the Metropolitan Board of Works, London [more].

2.  Edward William Godwin
Edward William Godwin (1833-1886), architect and designer [more].

3.  MsLS
Probably written by a clerk, and signed by Vulliamy.

4.  Mr Whistler's Building
On 14 August 1877 JW ordered plans for a new house and studio, the White House, in Tite Street, from Edward William Godwin (1833-1886), architect and designer [more] (#12335).