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System Number: 11487
Date: 27 December 1866
Author: George Berry[1]
Place: [London]
Recipient: James Anderson Rose[2]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 2/48/61g
Document Type: ALS


'Berry 27 Dec [illegible]
Whistler'[3]

[Elliptical heading:] SOUTH WEST / ESTATE OFFICES
8A / MOTCOMBE STREET
BELGRAVE SQUARE

December 27th 66.

Dear Sir

2 Lindsay Row

I beg to enclose for Mr Whistler's signature the agreement for the above house and will forward you one in exchange signed by Mr. Latter[4]

I am Dear Sir
Yours Obediently

Geo Berry

pw [WB?]

J. Anderson Rose Esq


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Notes:

1.  George Berry
George Berry (fl. 1860-1885), of George Berry and Sons, auctioneers and estate agents. This is one of several letters concerning arrangements for JW's lease with Robert Booth Latter (d. 1869), solicitor and landlord of 2 Lindsey Row, later 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea [more] (#11836, #11490, #11488, #11486).

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

3.  Whistler
'Berry .. Whistler' is written in another hand at right angles to the main text in the top left corner.

4.  Latter
Robert Booth Latter (d. 1869), solicitor and landlord of 2 Lindsey Row, later 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea [more].