Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912; Letters
Letter written in black ink on beige paper. Skeat refuses Li's request to give a lecture in Birmingham because he already has a lecture to give on the same day. Skeat questions why Li had not made this request 10 or 20 years ago when he was younger.
In this typed letter to Sterling, Dreiser says of San Francisco that he "never saw a city I liked better, not even Paris." He goes on to suggest that Sterling start a theatre in the city, ending his letter with "Why not?"
Letter written in black ink on off-white paper. Sterling regrets not having money to lend to Carroll, and lists reasons why he and Carroll should not drink. Also discusses visits to and from other poets and encloses more poetry to send to Carroll....