July 6th, 1899
My dear Mrs. Deland,
This will introduce to Charles Edwin Markham, the poet who has written other verse as living as “The Man With The Hoe.” He is one of my dearest friends and I want to you to know...
Herron, George Davis, 1862-1925. Between Caesar and Jesus
Grinnell, Ia., Dec. 26, 1899.
I am sending you by today’s mail the autograph copy of my “Between Caesar and Jesus,” which I tried so hard to give you while you were here. I am so glad you have relented, and will let me send...
Grinnell, Iowa, May 13, 1899.
My dear friend Markham:-
It was a joy to get your word of greeting. Some times I get very tired of heart and rather battle-stricken in the midst of the holy war, and it is only through the fellowship of such spirits as...
Grinnell, Iowa, April 21, 1898.
It was good to receive your greeting. Your words are full of the fellowship of your spirit. I thank you, and ask you to thank your Japanese friend on my behalf for the “Second Book of Fragments.” I...
Oct. 10, 1899.
My Dear Friend Markham:
Will you kindly let me know at once if you can lecture here, when you come west in December, and if so at what time? We, of course, want to pay your usual terms. Can you give us a definite date? I devoutly...
Oct. 24, 1899.
My dear comrade:
I am delighted that you can come and lecture, and have so informed the students. I am eagerly anticipating your visit also, as I shall be sailing for Europe and Palestine the last of January and have many things I...