UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Document associated with: Banting and Sons
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System Number: 06965
Date: [July 1903][1]
Author: T. Percival Banting[2]
Place: London
Recipient: Rosalind Birnie Philip[3]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W954
Document Type: Ms/PD


FUNERAL OF THE LATE James McNeill Whistler Esq

QUESTIONS.[4] ANSWERS.[5]
WHEN TO BURY?  
WHERE?  
AT WHAT HOUR?  
AT WHAT HOUR FROM HOUSE?  
WHETHER LEAD COFFIN?  
WHAT OUTER COFFIN?  
WHAT INSCRIPTION?  
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WHETHER ARMS ON THE PLATE? No [tick]
THE CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRAR? Yes [tick]
WHETHER IN PRIVATE VAULT? No [tick]
WHETHER ANY ACHIEVEMENT? [tick] (3) No
WHETHER HEARSE & FOUR? 2 [tick]
HOW MANY COACHES? [tick] Broughams or Coaches
WHETHER PAIRS OR 4 HORSES EACH? 2 [tick]
WHETHER FEATHERS & VELVETS AS USUAL? No [tick]
WHETHER ANY MULES? No [tick]
WHETHER LID OF FEATHERS? No [tick]
THE NAMES OF MOURNERS? [tick]
THEIR ADDRESSES? [tick]
WHETHER B & SONS TO INVITE THEM? No [tick]
WHETHER B & SONS TO FETCH THEM? No [tick]
WHETHER ANY LADIES? [tick]
WHETHER ANY SERVANTS? No [tick]
WHETHER ANY FEMALE SERVANTS? No [tick]
WHETHER ANY PRIVATE CARRIAGES? No [tick]
WHO ARE RELATIVES FOR CRAPE? None [tick]
WHO WILL OFFICIATE AS CLERGYMAN? [tick]
WHO TO ARRANGE ABOUT OPENING VAULT? [tick]
THE ORDER OF PROCEDURE AT FUNERAL? What order? [tick]
WHEN TO CLOSE LEAD COFFIN? Give one hour's notice [tick]
WHETHER VALUATION FOR PROBATE? No [tick]
WHAT ORDERS AS TO MONUMENT? No [tick]

 

BANTING & SONS,
27, ST JAMES'S STREET.

[p. 2][6] A double plot side by side -

[a sketch of box or boxes with measurements at top and bottom:] 5' 6 / 7' 6"


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Notes:

1.  [July 1903]

2.  T. Percival Banting
T. Percival Banting, of Banting and Sons.

3.  Rosalind Birnie Philip
Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

4.  QUESTIONS.
Double underlined.

5.  ANSWERS.
Double underlined.

6.  [p. 2]
All notes on page two are in pencil.