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Letter from Pierce Francis ('Frank') Connelly, Florence, [Italy], to Thomas Russell, 19 April 1886

documentary heritage
  • Description

    Includes two facsimiles of letters from Louise, both dated 18 April 1886, concerning seeing the sculptures in Connelly's studio.

  • Other Id

    12349 (Presto content ID)

    MS-51-258A-5-10 (Reference Number)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Letter from Pierce Francis ('Frank') Connelly, Florence, [Italy], to Thomas Russell, 19 April 1886
  • Primary Maker
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    2 sheets, folded (5 written sides); 203 mm x 126 mm (per written side)

  • Level of Current Record
  • Is Part Of
  • Public Access Text

    Letters and documents concerning sculptor Pierce Francis ('Frank') Connelly, of Florence, Italy, and his contract for the One Tree Hill Fountain. They cover Connelly's indebtedness to John Logan Campbell and include numerous letters from lawyers and bankers relating to this matter.

  • Last Update
    07 Dec 2023
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