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Box 1


Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence, 1891-1908

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141428
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters, primarily 1908-1919, from Page and his wife Florence Lathrop Field Page to her daughters Minna Field Gibson Burnaby and Florence Field Lindsay and to Bryan Lathrop and Helen Aldis Lathrop. The letters concern social life in Washington, D.C., life in Rome during World War I, diplomacy under Woodrow Wilson, and the role of a diplomat's wife. There are forty letters, 1915-1916, from Algernon Edwin Burnaby to his wife and son concerning the Gallipoli Campaign in Turkey. Individuals...

Thomas Nelson Page, Richmond, Virginia, to Honorable S.D. McCormick, Henderson, Kentucky, 1891 August 31

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141430
Scope and Contents Reporting that he will attend convention and speak on "The Want of a History of the South." 1 page. Autograph Letter Signed.

Poem entitled "To F.L.F." (Florence Lathrop Field), signed by Thomas Nelson Page, 1893 May 15

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141431
Scope and Contents Published, 1906, in The Coast of Bohemia. Autograph Manuscript Signed. 2 pages. Including typescript. 1 page.

Thomas Nelson Page, Huntington, Elmhurst, Ill., to Miss E.M. Willard, Smith College, Northampton, Mass., 1893 October 17

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141432
Scope and Contents Regrets that he cannot accept Alpha's invitation; states that he will not be doing any public reading this season. 1 page. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, New Hampshire Avenue, to J.B. Millet & Company, Boston, Mass., 1902 April 2

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Identifier: id141435
Scope and Contents Concerning possible subscription by Thomas Nelson Page to Marquis Ito edition of Millet's Oriental series. 1 page. Typewritten Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, New Hampshire Avenue, to Charles Dwyer, Esq., Editor "Delineator," New York City, [New York], 1903 April 23

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141436
Scope and Contents States that is so overwhelmed with his work that he cannot attempt anything for Dwyer at the present. 1 page. Typewritten Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), to his step-daughter, Minna (Field) Gibson, 1908 April 14

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Identifier: id141437
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Horseback riding; purchase of a pair of horses and a "pair of automobiles"; also his mother's [Elizabeth Burrell] illness. Autograph Letter Signed. 4 pages.

Letter to Mr. Algernon Edwyn Burnaby signed by Thomas Nelson Page, 1908 May 18

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Identifier: id141440
Scope and Contents On his step-daughter's [Minna (Field) Gibson] upcoming marriage; hope for her happiness. Autograph Letter Signed. 3 pages.

Letter from "Mother" [Mrs. Florence Lathrop Page], York Harbor, Maine, to Minna [(Field) Gibson Burnaby] on her marriage, 1908 July 19

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141444
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Including Autograph Letter Signed from Florence Lathrop Page, York Harbor, Maine, to "Algre" [Algernon Edwyn Burnaby] on his marriage to her daughter Minna [(Field) Gibson Burnaby], July 19, 1908. 4 pages.