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Box 5

 Container

Contains 13 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence, 1919 January-March

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184593
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...

"Florry," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Helen Lathrop, Chicago, Illinois, 1919 January 5

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184596
Scope and Contents News of Amy's[?] death. 11 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mother," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Florence Lindsay, Boston, Mass., 1919 January 12, 1919 January 13

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184599
Scope and Contents Discusses her husband's leaving for America; mentions visit to Royal estate; plans her return to America; explains Queen's acknowledgement of a gift for the poor. 26 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mother," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Florence Lindsay, Boston, Mass., 1919 January 16, 1919 January 17

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184604
Scope and Contents Hopes to arrange her husband's appointment to the Embassy; mentions Queen's gifts of antiques to Henry Field; talks about Henry's ignorance of American history; hopes to influence Minna to have him see his own country and continue education at Yale; copy of Preston Gibson's letter. 27 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mother," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Florence Lindsay, Boston, Mass., 1919 January 22, 1919 January 23

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184606
Scope and Contents Discusses her husband's plans to retire; mentions charitable activities; family news. 28 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mother," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Florence Lindsay, Boston, Mass., forwarded to Cantonsville, Maryland, 1919 January 26-28

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184611
Scope and Contents Describes Embassy party; discusses return of Italian prisoners. 24 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"Mother," (Florence L. Page), Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicestershire, England, 1919 February 5, 1919 February 7

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184616
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Mentions that her husband may resign suddenly; discusses interference from under-secretaries in Washington D.C.; describes visit of Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt;s family; suggests sale of "Baggrave Hall" to offset debts; mades other recommendations to reduce Minna's expenses. 28 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1919 February 10

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184618
Scope and Contents Discusses Minna's tax problems; gives fatherly advice on living within one's income. 15 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

Thomas Nelson Page, Rome, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicester, England, 1919 February 11

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184622
Scope and Contents Discusses Minna's expenses. 2 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.

"M[other]," (Florence L. Page), Taormina, Italy, to Minna Burnaby, "Baggrave Hall," Leicestershire, England, 1919 February 26

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 3
Identifier: id184629
Scope and Contents Describes scenery and trip to Taormina. Autograph Card Signed. 2 items.