The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08787
Date: 21 September 1876
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Frederick Richards Leyland[1]
Place: Liverpool
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 6B/21/8
Document Type: W

[telegraph form:]

South Kensington

[date stamp:] LIVERPOOL / SP 21 / 76

From: J. Whistler
2 Lindsay Row

TO: F. R. Leyland
27 James St.[2]

Please send me one hundred pounds. Excuse abrupt telegram. Greatly obliged if sent by today's post. Room[3] superb. soon finished.

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1.  Frederick Richards Leyland
Frederick Richards Leyland (1832-1892), ship-owner and art collector [more].

2.  27 James St.
The address of Leyland's office in Liverpool.

3.  room
Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Peacock Room (YMSM 178).