Letter to Sally (Sara) Coombe

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.coomthom
Creators:
Coombe, Thomas, d. 1799
Dates:
1770 Aug. 17
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
(on 1 microfilm frames)
Repository:

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

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel P20 (fr. 637) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Coombe Papers.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Benbridge, Henry, 1743-1812 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coombe, Sally Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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