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Letter to Sally (Sara) Coombe, 1770 Aug. 17

Coombe, Thomas, d. 1799
Pastor
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 1 item (on 1 microfilm frames)

Collection Summary: To "My Dear Sally," presumably his sister Sarah, Aug. 17, 1770, mentioning Benjamin West's villa on the Thames and hoping that she has seen the portrait that Benbridge painted of him.

Biographical/Historical Note: Assistant minister to Christ Church and St. Peter's in Philadelphia.

Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

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