Physical Details: Letter : 1 item : handwritten, ill. ; 19 x 28 cm.
Sender: Frederick S. (Frederick Stuart) Church (1842-1924)
Recipient: Michael Gavin
Description: Letter is mounted on board.
Church updates Gavin on the wellbeing of General R.B. Snowden and John Peters.
The left-hand side of the page is illustrated with a sketch of a bear leaning on a cane and looking sickly while a bird flying overhead says "For Gods sake don't he look billious" and one rabbit says to another "He looks as though he had appendicitis."
Donated 2012 by Ann ffolliott, Michael Gavin's great-niece.
Forms part of: Frederick Stuart Church collection, circa 1885-1905
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation: Frederick Stuart Church letter to Michael Gavin, 1905 June 13. Frederick Stuart Church collection, circa 1885-1905. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 14390
- Illustrated letters