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System Number: 06010
Date: 11 April 1889
Author: Thomas MacDonald Waller[1]
Place: London
Recipient: William Christian Symons[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W7
Document Type: ALS


CONSULATE-GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
12, ST. HELEN'S PLACE,
BISHOPSGATE STREET,
LONDON,
E. C.

THOMAS M. WALLER,
CONSUL-GENERAL.
MARTIN B. WALLER,
VICE & DEPUTY CONSUL-GENERAL.
EDMUND J. MOFFAT,
DEPUTY CONSUL-GENERAL.
FRANCIS W. FRIGOUT,
DEPUTY CONSUL-GENERAL.

April 11 1889

Consul General Waller will be glad to pay his respects to his esteemed friend Mr Whistler by his presence at the Dinner[3] on the 1st May [p. 2] He will forward guinea enclosed,

Very truly Yours

Thos M Waller

W. Christian Symons Esq
55 Park Road
Haverstock Hill

Enclosure

[p. 3] 'T. M. Waller[4]'


This document is protected by copyright.


Envelope:

CONSULATE-GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES.
LONDON.

W. Christian Symons Esq
55 Park Road
Haverstock Hill
N. W.

[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] LONDON / * / AP 11 / 89
[postmark on verso:] LONDON. N. W. / M Z / AP11 / 89

[stamped on verso:] CONSULATE GENERAL / U. S. A. [illegible] / 11 APR. 89



Notes:

1.  Thomas MacDonald Waller
Thomas MacDonald Waller (ca 1840 - d.1924), politician, U. S. Consul General to London [more].

2.  William Christian Symons
William Christian Symons (1845-1911), painter and designer [more].

3.  Dinner
A dinner, to congratulate JW on being made an Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of Munich, was held at the Criterion in Piccadilly on 1 May 1889. It was organised by W. C. Symons.

4.  T. M. Waller
Written in pencil in another hand.