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Smith, William Collingwood: letter (1870)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0096 AL519
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: Smith, William Collingwood: letter (1870)
Date(s): 1870
Level of description: fonds
Extent: 2 leaves
Name of creator(s): ,

Smith, William Collingwood (1815-1887) artist


Administrative/Biographical history:

William Collingwood Smith was a noted watercolourist, whose work was often featured in the London Illustrated News.


Scope and content/abstract:

Letter from William Collingwood Smith of Wyndam Lodge, Brixton Hill, London [the printed address of the Society of Painters in Water Colours, Pall Mall East, London SW, has been struck through] to Augustus De Morgan, 8 Dec 1870. Asking him to assess the depreciation in the Society's assets.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

See hard copy catalogue.

Conditions governing access:

Open for research. 24 hours notice is required for research visits.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Finding aids:

Typescript catalogue available in the Library's Palaeography Room.

Archival Information

Archival history:

See archivist

Immediate source of acquisition:

Found enclosed in E Erskine Scott Tables of Logarithms and Anti-Logarithms (1870) - classmark: [DeM] L.8 [Scott]

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Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Anya Turner.

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Aug 2008

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