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Box 1

 Container

Contains 73 Collections and/or Records:

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), Paris, France, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1913 September 28

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143210
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Describes shopping in Paris and his visit to Kahn's gardens; suggests sculptor of elephant statue to be placed in the Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England; forwarded to Southampton, 1913 October 20

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143211
Scope and Contents Describes his first official duties as an American Ambassador; discusses his reception by the King of Italy, their conversation, and introduction of other ambassadors. 7 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1913 November 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143212
Scope and Contents Discusses visit of American Admirals and his reception with the King and Queen of Italy; describes his wife's success with the Queen, her fluent Italian, and the high opinion of her held by the Queen; describes dinner with King and Queen and his favorable impression of them. 8 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna and Algernon Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1913 December 23

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143213
Scope and Contents Talks about his Christmas plans; states that he is to have lunch with Sir George Trevelyan. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1913 December 29

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143214
Scope and Contents Describes Christmas presents and activities. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mommy" (Florence Lathrop (Field) Page), Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1913 December 29

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143215
Scope and Contents Thanking for Christmas gifts. 6 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1914 January 30

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143216
Scope and Contents Describes his and his wife's new quarters in a palace; describes a court ball. 8 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to "Algy" (Algernon Burnaby), "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1914 February 13

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143217
Scope and Contents Tells him that his visit need not be attended by a court reception. 7 pages. Autograph Letter Signed. Including a cutout from a magazine; a picture of an unidentified woman. 1 page.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to "Algy" (Algernon Burnaby), Minna Burnaby, and Florence [Lindsay], ["Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England], 1914 March 24

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143218
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Mentions change of vacation plans; expresses anger at their doctor who recommended spending some time on the English seacoast rather than "in the sunlight of Italy"; he threatens to leave for America if their previous plans are disrupted. 8 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Dad" (Thomas Nelson Page), Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1914 May 16

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id143219
Scope and Contents Postponing decisions to go to America; disappointed that the family could not meet in Rome. 4 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.