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System Number: 04715
Date: [29 July 1897][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Rosalind Birnie Philip[2]
Place: Paris
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P355
Document Type: ALS[3]


London -
Garlants Hotel
Suffolk Street
Pall Mall

My dear Major,

Here is cheque -

Bring with you some panels - various sizes - also one or two paint boxes -

Look into them and see that they are good ones - and have their palettes all right -

You never sent the [p. 2] dresses you found -

Affectionately

The General -


This document is protected by copyright.


Envelope:

[Registered letter:]

Registered[4]

à
Mademoiselle Birnie-Philip
aux soins de
Monsieur McNeill Whistler
110. Rue du Bac
Paris
France
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / 4½d
[postmark x 2:] TOTTENHAM CT RD W / A / JY 29 / 97
[postmark on verso:] REGISTERED W. D. O. / G / 29 JY 97
[postmark on verso:] PARIS 9 / (DISTRIBUTION) / 30 / JUIL / 97


Notes:

1.  [29 July 1897]
Dated from postmark.

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

3.  ALS
The stationery has a deep mourning border.

4.  Registered
Triple underlined.