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Box 1

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Contains 73 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Nelson Page, Washington, D.C., to Mr. and Mrs. Algernon Edwyn Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1908 December 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id141465
Scope and Contents Discusses progress of his new novel, John Marvel; describes Christmas events; talks about visit from Peter Donne who saw T[heodore] Roosevelt at White House. 10 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Washington, D.C., to Mr. and Mrs. Algernon Edwyn Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 January 17

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id141467
Scope and Contents Thanks them for Christmas presents; mentions death of one of Minna Burnaby's horses; makes plans to visit them in England in February; discusses plans to lecture at Columbia University on Poe. 8pp. ALS.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), Washington, D.C., to Mrs. Algernon Edwyn Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 February 10

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id141469
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Mentions her former husband's remarriage; discusses his mother's illness; mentions preparing an address on Lincoln saying "that he was a very wonderful man, and that the real Lincoln is a much greater man than the mythical Lincoln"; he has completed his new novel. 8 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Claridge's Hotel, London, England, to Algrenon Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 April 4

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id141471
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Thanks Minna and him for his recent visit to "Baggrave Hall"; tells of plans to visit Paris. 2 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), Paris, France, to "Minna" Burnaby, ["Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England], 1909 April 16

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id141475
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Thanks her for his visit to "Baggrave Hall"; tells of his trip around Paris; talks about the theatre. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed. Including TLS from John Dickinson, War Department, Washington, [D.C.], to Thomas Nelson Page, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, March 27, 1909, suggesting that the President Roosevelt would "be grateful at receiving a letter from you"; states that southern interests not controlled by "petty politics." 2 pages.

Thomas Nelson Page, Aix-les-Bains, France, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 April 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id143172
Scope and Contents Describes his automobile trip in France; mentions trouble with tires; discusses horseback riding and the derby. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), London, England, to "Minna" Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 June 15

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id143173
Scope and Contents Asks about her passage to France. 2 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), London, England, to "Minna" Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 June 19

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id143174
Scope and Contents Talks about the bills associated with her forthcoming trip to France. 2 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), York Harbor, Maine, to Minna Burnaby and "Algy" [Algernon] Burnaby, ["Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England], 1909 October 3

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id143175
Scope and Contents He has had 50,000 copies of his new novel printed; family gossip. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), Washington, D.C., to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1909 November 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: id143176
Scope and Contents Discusses beauty of his new home and his loneliness without his children; remarks about his new novel; comments on President Taft's politics; mentions his mother's 88th birthday celebration; remarks on addition to his Virginia home, "Oakland." 8 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.