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FILE — Box: B: 1, Folder: 29 Identifier: DDO-RB-GAR-001, B:CP 1933.07.09

Letter and translated Latin inscriptions from Caroline Phillips, 3501 Newark St., Washington, D.C. to Mildred Bliss, July 9, 1933

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter on personal letterhead including Italian translations of inscriptions from Dante's Purgatorio XXVIII-139; XXVIII-16; and XXIV-145. Written near personal letterhead, Highover, North Beverly, Mass. is written, 3501 Newark? St., Washington, D.C.


  • July 9, 1933


Language of Materials

Materials chiefly in English with a few items in Greek, Latin, French, Italian, or Spanish.

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23 boxes (approximately 2632 items including correspondence, expense reports, invoices, estimates, deposit records, book lists, newspaper clippings, newsletters, and plant lists.)

Repository Details

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