Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Sir Edward Barry [3]

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Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Sir Edward Barry [3]

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Sir Edward Barry [3]

Date

1951-54

Reference

MANN 18/3 3

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Scope and Content

Two letters relating to Sir Edward Barry's estate from 56 The Close, Salisbury:

1951/1: Letter dated 11 Jan 51 to 'Dear Mann' from ? [ ] Muspratt asking whether JGM could put pressure on Mr. Barnett: 'It is such a long time now sine he entered into possession (over 7 months) that the family fear their claim for the pictures will go by default unless we act now.',
1954/1: Letter dated 15-3.54, addressed to the Secretary of the Wallace Collection from Lady Muspratt, enquiring to which museum Sir James Mann had given 'my father's - Sir Edward Barry - full dress Berkshire Yeomanry helmet and where the 'old East India Company records are kept... [This letter among those sent from JGM's 'Personal' file at the Wallace Collection, about 1980. see Record 156]

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  MANN 18/3 3 - Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - Sir Edward Barry [3]