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Cockerell, C. R. (Charles Robert), 1788-1863

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

C.R. Cockerell letter to Richard Redgrave, 1852 December 7

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Call Number: MSS 22
Scope and Contents: "My Dear Colleague, Pray look at the accompanying drawings by the performer Mr. Gifford, & tell me if you can find a more legitimate drawing […] of architecture in London. It is a pity he should be out of employ could you help him […] Yours truly C.R. Cockerell."
Dates: 1852 December 7

C.R. Cockerell letter to Richard Redgrave, 1855 December 11

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 18
Call Number: MSS 22
Scope and Contents: In a letter that is frequently illegible, Cockerell writes of a mission in Paris [presumably related to the Paris Exhibition] in which he was instrumental in getting "our great national work" "sanction[ed]" by the "French […]" and the "Imperial authority." He writes that he "shall expect [the thanks of the commissioners] & the fullest acknowledgement of [his] services on that mission." Earlier in the letter, Cockerell discusses the "Gross treatment of [his] model, packed by the best men in...
Dates: 1855 December 11

Letters to Richard Redgrave

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 22
Overview: The archive comprises approximately 400 autograph letters, from upwards of 120 correspondents, addressed to Richard Redgrave (1804-1888).
Dates: circa 1840-circa 1880