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

Creator:
Coombe, Thomas
Subject:
Benbridge, Henry
Coombe, Sally
West, Benjamin
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item (on 1 microfilm frames)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
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.
Citation:
Letter to Sally (Sara) Coombe, 1770 Aug. 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel P20 (fr. 637) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Original in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Coombe Papers.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Assistant minister to Christ Church and St. Peter's in Philadelphia.
Provenance:
Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10887
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214664
AAA_collcode_coomthom
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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