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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1770

Letters to Ellen Maud Tilton Atherton from various correspondents

Overview

Letters to Ellen Maud Tilton Atherton from various correspondents.

Dates

  • 1888-1940

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters to Ellen Maud Tilton Atherton from various correspondents. Friends of Atherton write of travels in Holland, politics in the United States, women who tried to run for office in the United States, and of being sick of the shingles. She was also thanked for various donations she gave to orphanages. The collection includes 2 photographs, and many dinner invitations to Atherton from politicians such as the Hoovers, Eleanor Roosevelt, Florence Harding, and the Russian, Italian, French and British Prime Minister.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*65M-92. Gift of Mrs. Francis Kernan, 163 East 65th Street, New York, New York; received: 1965 December.
Title
Atherton, Ellen Maud Tilton, 1872-1965, recipient. Letters to Ellen Maud Tilton Atherton from various correspondents: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00701

Repository Details

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