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Charles A. Platt letter collection, [ca. 1887]

Charles A. Platt letter collection, [ca. 1887]

Platt, Charles A., 1861-1933

Painter, Architect, Landscape architect

Collection Information

Size: 8 items

Summary: Three letters to Charles A.Platt from acquaintences Francis Seymour Haden (June 3), Oliver Herford, and Abbott Handerson Thayer (April 20); one letter to Dennis M. Bunker, friend and colleague of Charles A. Platt, from Augustus Saint-Gaudens (Oct. 21); one letter from Bunker to Anne Page (August 1886); a Christmas card to Bunker's wife, Eleanor Hardy Bunker Platt. Other letters include a handwritten invitation to Eleanor Hardy from Lowffler and a letter from Charles F. McKim, colleague of Platt's, to Mary J. Lawrence (July 9).

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, architect, landscape designer; New York, N.Y. and Cornish, N.H.; b. 1861; d. 1933.

Provenance

Donated 2004 by Charles A. Platt, grandson. The correspondence of Dennis Bunker was in the possession of Platt's widow, Eleanor Hardy Bunker prior to her marriage to Platt in 1893.

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