Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910; Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Letters; Letterheads
In this letter, Metcalf expresses his desire to read Clemens' work, but, like many newspaper men, cannot afford it. The letter is written in ink on lined paper. On the back, Clemens, better known as his pen name Mark Twain, replies that he will...
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.
Sutter, John Augustus, 1803-1880; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.);
Newspaper clipping from the Los Angeles Times describing visit by the great-granddaughter of John Sutter to the site where gold was discovered on his mill. Includes black and white picture of the great-granddaughter, Carmen Fulton Escuador, nee...
Newspaper clipping published on the occasion of Admiral Jellicoe's death, recounting key poimys of his involvment in World War I. A note written in pencil denotes that article as one from the New York Times.
Newspaper clipping published on the occasion of Admiral Jellicoe's death, recounting his military career and involvement in World War I. A note in pencil attributes the article to the Los Angeles Times on November 22, 1935.
Newspaper clipping again recounting the military career of Admiral Jellicoe on the occasion of his death, specifically his involvement in the Battle of Jutland. A note in pencil attributes the article to the Christian Science Monitor on November...
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Two short newspaper articles, dated in pencil as 1936 May 30. The first discusses casualties in the Civil War, especially among those under 21 years old. The second describes life among Union soldiers during the Civil War.