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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Ger 131.3

Richard Beer-Hofmann letters to Susi Glaubach

Overview

Letters to Susi Glaubach from Austrian dramatist and poet Richard Beer-Hofmann.

Dates

  • 1933-1943

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.1 linear feet (3 folders in 1 box)

Includes four letters from Beer-Hofmann to Susi Glaubach, chiefly thank-you notes and season's greeting cards, a typescript letter to Erich Kahler, and an autograph document naming Kahler as his literary executor, but marked invalid by Alice L. Kahler.

Biographical / Historical

Beer-Hofmann was an Austrian dramatist and poet. Kahler was a German scholar.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*72M-2. Purchased with the L. M. Friedman fund from Mrs. Erich von Kahler, 1 Evelyn Place, Princeton, New Jersey 08540; received: 1972 July 3.

Title
Beer-Hofmann, Richard, 1866-1945. Richard Beer-Hofmann letters to Susi Glaubach: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
Language of description
und
EAD ID
hou00762

Repository Details

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