June 1, 1895
Prof. C. E. Markham,
Dimond, Alameda Co. Cal.
My dear Friend Markham:-
I write to ask you for a service—not for myself as an individual, but only for myself as a witness for a divine order of things than that in which we live. I find...
Bliss, William Dwight Porter, 1856-1926, The encyclopedia of social reform
Roslindale, April 9,/95
In reply to your card, I beg to state that the names and addresses of those now most active in Social reform will be contained in the Encyclopedia.
Very truly yours,
W.D.P. Bliss, Ed.
A scenic view of Cranston's Hotel (upper right corner) at West Point on Hudson. Cranston's, among the most prominent nineteenth-century resorts in America, was later converted to a school for girls (Ladycliff Academy) in September, 1900, under the...