Letter to Frederick William Chesson

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  The Railways & Metropolitan Omnibus Company Limited,
                    18 Queen Victoria Street, E.C.
                    London, Decr 23rd 1881.

F.W. Chesson Esqr
                          17 King Wm St.
                                                    Strand W.C.

  Dear Sir,

                    I have to thank you for your extreme
Kindness in calling the attention of Mr. Sturge to my
condition. I am very pleased to inform you that through your
mediation I have obtained my overcoat for which I again
thank you.   Wishing your family & yourself the "Compliments
of the Season"

                                I am,
                                        Yr. obt. servant,
                                                                  W.I. Craft

Item Details

Author(s) & contributor(s): William Ivens Craft

Date(s): 23 December 1881

Place(s) of creation: The Railways & Metropolitan Omnibus Company Limited, 18, Queen Victoria Street, E.C. London

Form & transmission history: Manuscript letter in author’s hand.

Object description: Beige one-page/one-sheet letter; ruled letterhead; author's hand in black ink with archival note.

Repository: Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Shelfmark / Identifier: MSS. Brit. Emp. S. 18, C129/137

Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2021

Critical editing & encoding: Hope McCaffrey, Lucy McCann, Adrian S. Wisnicki

Cite this digital edition (MLA): Craft, William Ivens. “Letter to Frederick William Chesson” (23 December 1881). Hope McCaffrey, Lucy McCann, Adrian S. Wisnicki, eds. One More Voice, new dawn edition, 2021, https://onemorevoice.org/html/transcriptions/liv_020082_TEI.html.

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