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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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System Number: 01880
Date: [13 November 1902][1]
Author: James Guthrie[2]
Place: [Edinburgh]
Recipient: JW
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler G245
Document Type: W


[telegraph form:]

[postmark:] CHELSEA - B. O. / CALE ST - S. W. / NO 13 / 02

HANDED IN AT } Hope St Edinburgh AT 2-17 p.M., RECEIVED HERE AT } 3-[0]2 p.M.

TO { Whistler
74 Cheyne Walk Chelsea Ldn

Thank you heartily my president[3] for your valued message

Guthrie


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Notes:

1.  13 November 1902
Dated from the postmark.

2.  James Guthrie
James Guthrie (1859-1930), landscape and portrait painter [more]. Guthrie had just been elected President of the Royal Scottish Academy. See Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, and Joseph Pennell, The Life of James McNeill Whistler, 2 vols, London and Philadelphia, 1908, vol. 2, p. 295; and a related telegraph, #10581.

3.  president
JW was the President of the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers.