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Walter R. Benjamin to Lily Macalester Laughton, 1891 February 13

 File — Box: 100

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. New York. No success in Philadelphia sale. Prices high, but sorry he did not bid more. Hearst's man was bidding, so he "gave up in despair." Itemizes his bids. Will turn over his Washington deeds at $100 each. AA-12


  • Creation: 1891 February 13


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From the Collection: 25 Linear Feet (117 legal-size clamshell flat storage boxes, 1 oversize clamshell flat storage box )

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121 USA