Documents associated with: White House, lease
Record 20 of 44
System Number: 04293
Date: 4 April 1878
Author: Benjamin Ebenezer Nightingale
Recipient: Edward William Godwin
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler N50
Document Type: ALS
LAMBETH, LONDON, S. E.
B. E. NIGHTINGALE,
BUILDER & CONTRACTOR.
April 4th 1878
E. W. Godwin Esqr
8 Victoria Chambers
I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your - Certificate for 360£ for which please accept by [sic] best thanks[.] I regret that my engagements prevent[e]d my keeping the appointment you made - also that my representative should have caused the slightest Irritation or anoyance [sic] from anything he may have said or done[.] [p. 2] it will not happen again
I am Sir
B E Nightingale
3. Your letter of the 3d
Unidentified letter, in which Godwin must have forwarded a certificate.
4. Tite Street
JW's new house and studio, the White House in Tite Street, Chelsea.
5. my representative
JW had complained to Godwin about the conduct of William Watt (d. 1885), of William Watt and Co., art furniture makers [more] (see letter of 25 March , #01740); this may be a reference to the same person or might refer to some other incident.