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Edward William Cooke letter to Richard Redgrave, 1853 March?

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Call Number: MSS 22

Scope and Contents

Cooke has received an invitation from the Lord Mayor for his "connection with the educational Institutions." The invitation is for June 8. Cooke writes to cancel his and Redgrave's trip to "Greenwich by Water" which was to have taken place on the same day. Cooke has heard from Mrs. Semp[...?] that her father, Mr. William Scrope, had "purchased the Rubens[?] box at [...] Sir. T. Lawrence's sale - about 22 years ago - at Mr. Scrope's death his daughter presented it to [Cooke?]."


  • 1853 March?


Physical Description

1 sheet (4 pages) : autograph letter, signed ; 18 x 22.5 cm folded to 18 x 11.25 cm

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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