The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Documents associated with: North Metropolitan Building and Investment Society
Record 10 of 18

System Number: 08769
Date: [1 April 1879][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: James Anderson Rose[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 4/45
Document Type: ALS

'recd 1 April 1879'

Dear Rose

What is to be done about this? -

Cant Webb[3] be told that I will pay all right directly without his running up costs -

Always yours

J. A. McN. Whistler

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1.  [1 April 1879]
Date received, as noted in another hand at the top of the letter.

2.  James Anderson Rose
James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].

3.  Webb
George Webb (b. ca 1835), of G. and W. Webb. lawyer [more] and William Webb (b. ca 1851), of G. and W. Webb, lawyer [more]. Solicitors who were representing the North Metropolitan Permanent Building etc Society, see their letter of 31 March (#12784). They were among JW's creditors when he was declared insolvent (see London Bankruptcy Court record of 7 May 1879, #11711).