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Allison, James W., 1833-1898


Letter from T. Henry Randall to James W. Allison advising that he can visit Richmond if required.


Oct. 5th 94 My dear Mr. Allison, Just a line to say that I shall be in Baltimore Saturday (tomorrow) and Monday, and [next word interlined] can come down to Richmond Monday night, if the work has advanced, or if the estimates are in for the interior finish to require me. In such case please telegraph to our Superintendent B.B. Owens 323 N. Charles St. Balt. Your's in haste, T. Henry Randall. [ALS, T. Henry Randall to James W. Allison, October 5, 1894, on letterhead: Griffin & Randall Architects [48 Exchange Place canceled] 52 Broadway New York. Envelope docketed: T. H. Randall Oct. 5. 1894 — Will be in Baltimore Saturday & Monday. Can come to Richmond on Monday night if estimates on interior finish are in or other matters require him.] [edited by AA]

Personal Name Subject

Randall, T. Henry, 1869-1905 -- Correspondence; Randall, T. Henry, 1869-1905 -- Travel -- Virginia -- Richmond; Randall, T. Henry, 1869-1905 -- Travel -- Maryland -- Baltimore; Allison, James W., 1833-1898 -- Correspondence

Topical Subject

Architecture, Domestic -- Virginia -- Richmond; Architects and builders; Building -- Estimates -- Virginia -- Richmond

Geographic Subject

Richmond (Va.) -- Historic houses, etc.; Richmond (Va.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.


Richmond (Va)


letters (correspondence)

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This material is in the public domain in the United States and thus is free of any copyright restriction. Acknowledgement of Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries as a source is requested.


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Original letter: Letter from T. Henry Randall to James W. Allison, 1894 October 5, James W. Allison papers, M 1, Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University.

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Letter from T. Henry Randall to James W. Allison, 1894 October 5



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