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    Amelia Bloomer Autograph Letter Signed "Amelia Bloomer." One page, 4.25" x 7", Council Bluffs, Iowa, May 16, 1891, to William J. Bok, with the original transmittal envelope. Amelia Bloomer, a noted American women's rights and temperance advocate apprises Mr. Bok of her plans for the summer, writing in part: "I expect to spend the greater part of the summer here in my own home, but may, and probably shall, take a trip to the Rocky Mountains in July for a few weeks stay in the exhilarating atmosphere of Colorado." With the usual fold creases, else a legible letter in fine condition.

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    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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