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...
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Letters
In this letter, Berenson thatnks Frances for her letter as well as a brochure from her recent exhibition, which was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Berenson also mentions the health of Bernard Berenson (to whom she refers as B. B.), and her...
In this letter, Berenson expresses her concern for Frances' health, then shares personal anecdotes regarding the deaths of some of her acquaintances. She then reveals that Bernard Berenson has been suffering from several colds. The letter is...
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910; Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Letters
In this letter, Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, references a small misunderstanding between the two, then sends love to Riley. The letter is written in ink on beige paper with a black border.
In this letter, written on blue paper with blue pen, Berenson thanks Frances for her letter, then remarks about how she feels that old age is creeping up on her. There are some red smudges on the reverse page.
In this letter, written on blue paper with blue pen, Berenson expresses her condolences for the death of Bernard Berenson (to whom she refers as B. B.). She invites Frances and her family to visit her in Santa Barbara.
Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge, 1832-1898; Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Letters
In this letter, Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, writes to apologize for his negligence in paying for their interview, and writes that he has enclosed the sum with the letter. The letter is written in blue ink on ivory paper.
Mariano thanks Frances on Bernard Berenson's behalf and updates her about the state of his health. The letter is typed on thin paper and there is an edit made to the text in pen. There is some discoloration on the right side of the page.
National American Woman Suffrage Association; Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906; Letters; Letterheads
Typed letter to her cousin Jessie Anthony from Susan B. Anthony, written on National American Women Suffrage Association stationary. Large blue letterhead on top of page. Mentions California State President, Mrs. Wood Swift had just visited. Susan...