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Auction Name: 2020 April 22 Historical Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas
Lot Number: 47605
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Rose Hartwick Thorpe Autograph Letter Signed and Autograph Manuscript Signed. Rose Hartwick Thorpe Autograph Letter Signed
"Rose H. Thorpe
." Two pages on League of Pen Women, Branch No. 6 stationary, 8.5" x 11", San Diego, California; May 28, 1931. Letter from Thorpe to Frederick M. Steele, Los Angeles, in which she describes her condition after a recent stroke. Rose Hartwick Thorpe Autograph Manuscript Signed
"Rose Hartwick Thorpe.
" Five pages (one side), 6.5" x 10.25", San Diego, California; October 3, 1929. Autograph manuscript of Thorpe's most famous poem, "Curfew Must Not Ring Overnight."
With: Richard Henry Dana Autograph Letter Signed
"Rich. H. Dana, Jr
." Two pages (of a bifolium) on Office of the United States Attorney, District of Massachusetts stationary, 5" x 8", Boston, Massachusetts; June 3, 1861. Letter from Dana to William P. Fessenden in which he requests a meeting with Fessenden, chair of the judiciary committee in the U.S. Senate. Condition:
Letters have the usual folds; otherwise good. Manuscript poem is in very good condition.