In this note, Perkins includes biographical information on Foch as well as a description of the envelope. Perkins also includes information of the envelope's purchase at Dawson's Bookshop in July 1928.
Joffre, Joseph Jacques Césaire, 1852-1931; Collecteana files
In this note, Perkins includes biographical information on Joffre as well as a description of the envelope. Perkins also includes information of the envelope's purchase at Dawson's Bookshop in July 11, 1928.
In this note, Perkins summarizes the June 8 Doddridge letter and includes some biographical information, but does not transcribe the letter. He includes the date of purchase at Dawson's Book Shop as 1929 November 21. The note is written in pencil...
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968; Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.)
This pamphlet includes a reprinting of Helen Keller's 1932 January 13 letter to Dr. John Finley describing her visit to the Empire State Building. The front cover depicts Keller with her secretary, likely Polly Thompson. A two page spread shows the...
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Transcriptions
Typed transcription. Includes a few lines of background and biographical information. A note in Perkins' hand on the back reads: From the stack of Thomas F Madigan, N.Y. dealer. Perkins' date of purchase is also noted on the back as 2 July 1930.
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.