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Baruch, Bernard M. (1870-1965). Typed note signed, New York, Addressed to Ben D. Zevin. Acknowledging receipt of book and letter, August 21, 1958

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4

Scope and Content

From the Collection: This collection consists of letters and supporting documentation, books on the art of letter writing, a small miscellaneous grouping of catalogs and photographs, and issues of The Wolf Magazine of Letters from June-July 1979 to Summer Quarterly 1991. The earliest letter, from the Marquise de Sevigne, dates from 1695; while the most recent was signed by entertainer Mike Douglas in 1980. Most of the letters date from the 19th century. The collection, which now numbers 85 letters, will continue to grow; in conjunction with his gift, Mr. Lang established a gift annuity to be used for the maintenance and augmentation of the collection.

Dates

  • August 21, 1958

Creator

Language of Materials

From the Collection: The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Extent

From the Collection: 1.26 linear feet

Condition

Very fine. One horizontal fold and date stamp

1page, 7"x 6" (8vo)

Transcription

[letterhead: BERNARD M. BARUCH] [letterhead: 597 MADISON AVENUE] [letterhead: NEW YORK 22, N.Y.]

August 21, 1958.

Mr. Ben D. Zevin, President The World Publishing Company, 2231 West 110th Street, Cleveland 2, Ohio.

Dear Mr. Zevin:

I thank you both for your letter and for the dictionary you were good enough to send me. I too hope some day we have the opportunity to meet.

Sincerely yours.

[signature: B M Baruch]

[stamp: AUG 21 1958]

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Kelvin Smith Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Kelvin Smith Library
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland OH 44106-7151 United States
216.368.0189