A letter to Wright from Annie Cornelia Shaw, December 17, 1882, telling her that Ellen Holmes has opened a studio in Wright's building and requesting she "call on her - anything you can do to make her first studio experience pleasant will be appreciated." Also included is a catalog THE SECOND ANNUAL EXHIBITION OF THE BOHEMIAN ART CLUB at the Chicago Art Institute, 1882, in which Holmes, Shaw and Wright exhibited.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; Chicago, Illinois.
Donated July 1961 by Paul Vanderbilt, State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
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Sylvester Rosa Koehler papers, 1833-1904, bulk 1870-1890. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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