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Catalog Number KSc032516
Collection Archives of American Art
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation 1857/10/24
Scope & Content Trinity Building, Oct 24, 1857
Mr. Wm. S. Mount
Dear Sir,
I am going to ask you to paint me the tins which we will give you. I want him to bring them down with him when he returns. You will see below how I want them painted. By granting me this favor you will save me a few quarters and greatly oblige
Yours etc
Thos. S. Mount

Directions.
1. The largest tin to be painted: white ground with black letters and narrow black margin, as follows.
The name to be in block capitals and the "Couns at Law" to be in italics and small letters except the A, C, and L, which begin the important words, which should be capitals-and 48 as represented.

Thos. S. Mount atty &
Atty & Couns at Law48

2.The other two with black ground and white letters with a white stripe upon the margin, simply the name upon each. Thos. S. Mount