August 29, 1917.
Mr. Edwin Markham,
92 Waters Ave.,
West New Brighton,
I have great pleasure in sending you a copy of the September “international” with the sonnet addressed to you by that great poet, Mr. John Jerome Rooney....
Sailors' Snug Harbor photographs,SUNY Maritime College,Staten Island,New York
A Staten Island Advance article named"" Model Bark Draws OK of Snug Experts"" reports on William Benslick's ship model with photo included. A newsclipping about Lionel Mabey's 101st birthday is also included.
Charles Sumner (1811-1874) was a United States senator from Massachusetts and a campaigner against slavery. This is a draft, ca. 1855, of a version of the speech delivered in New York on May 9, 1855, and published that year under the title "The...