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Record NG6/6/644

Archive reference number NG6/6/644

Letter to Justin H. McCarthy

Date 22 Jun 1880

Apologising for the inconvenience suffered regarding the taking of his umbrella

by gallery staff but that it is impossible to take charge of the various

articles which are brought to the Gallery in addition to sticks and umbrellas,

especially on wet days, and it is difficult to make exceptions.

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