Joffre, Joseph Jacques Césaire, 1852-1931; Foch, Ferdinand, 1851-1929; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Newspaper clipping describing funeral for Marie Emile Fayolle, which was attended by "four marshals of France, Foch, Petain, Lyautey, and Franchet D'esperey. Joffre did not attend due to poor health. Handwritten note dates articles as 1928.
Bierce discusses Neale, then decides that it would be a good idea to refrain from talking about Neale because of his feelings towards him. There are some edits made to the text in ink, as well as some notes in pencil.
Madison, James, 1751-1836; United States. President (1809-1817 : Madison); Letters
In this letter, written in dr brown ink on beige paper, Madison approves Jarvis' request, but reminds him that governments do not always run smoothly and therefore it would be wise to exercise patience in the future.
Burr responds to a letter he received on 21 November. Burr indicates that he has enclosed amendments to the Constitution. The letter is written in ink on beige paper that has a few discolored holes in it.
Severance, Caroline M. Seymour (Caroline Maria Seymour), 1820-1914; Letters
Letter written in graphite on off-white paper. Severance includes a verse to be added to her poem. Year letter written is omitted. However, content and dates of similar letters indicate letter was written circa 1910.