• 1904

    Submitted by scott on Sun, 07/24/2022 - 14:43

    James A. Renwick wrote a one-sentence letter to Sam: “In relation to No. 21 Fifth Ave, which you have leased from me this day for three years from October 1, 1904, at $3,500. per annum, I would say that I hereby agree to put the house in repair, in accordance with our conversation of this morning” [MTP]. Note: Sam referred to this letter and Renwick’s Dec. 7 in his May 31, 1905 to attorney John Larkin. Sam wrote on the env. “Mr. Renwick’s letter promising to put N.Y. house in order.”

    Joe Twichell wrote from Castine, Maine to Sam.