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System Number: 11600
Date: [12 August 1902][1]
Author: JW
Place: [The Hague]
Recipient: Charles Lang Freer[2]
Place: Kingston[3], New York
Repository: Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Call Number: FGA Whistler 61
Credit Line: Charles Lang Freer Papers, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC: Gift of the Estate of Charles Lang Freer
Document Type: W[4]


[telegraph form:] THE WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY [...]

RECEIVED AT 306 WALL ST. KINGSTON, N. Y.

[postmark:] Aug 12 1902

DATED Sgravenhage 12

TO Freer
Kingston N Y

Good us Also Best Affection out twice

Whistler.

'Phoned[5]'


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Notes:

1.  12 August 1902
Dated from the postmark.

2.  Charles Lang Freer
Charles Lang Freer (1856-1919), industrialist, collector and founder of the Freer Gallery of Art [more].

3.  Kingston
Freer had just returned from Belgium and Holland, and had visited his brother who was seriously ill.

4.  W
Published in Merrill, Linda, With Kindest Regards. The Correspondence of Charles Lang Freer and James McNeill Whistler, 1890-1903, Washington and London, 1995, no. 76, p. 176.

5.  Phoned
Written in the left-hand margin at right-angles to the main text in Freer's hand.