Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940. California the wonderful
July 4, 1917.
Dear Mr. Markham,
On May 30, I mailed to you a cheque for $2.60 to pay for the copy of “California the Wonderful” that you had to so kindly sent to me. I should not trouble you to acknowledge receipt; but I have just received from...
1622 S. Spaulding Ave.
Los Angeles, California.
Aug. 20th, 1933.
Beloved Edwin Markham,
Great Poet, World Brother,
Hail! Hail! All of my heart to you wherever you are a’roaming—out there in Canada, back home in the U.S.A., or...
March 5, 1900.
Mr. Edwin Markham,
545 Third St.,
My dear Mr. Markham,
The enclosed little pamphlet, published by us last year, may be of interest to you, and I enclose clipping from the Eagle, which appeared about the time of publication of...
Military life;Military maneuvers;Military training;Censorship;Fascists;
Jim describes his daily routine and training to his mother. Mentions that he has seen Jimmy Sheean, Joe North, and Leigh White and they have brought him two letters, one of which is from Mrs. Lardner. He asks his mother to stop asking him to come...
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...
Cities & towns;Culverts;Disasters;Debris;People;Carts & wagons;Black & white postcards;Signs (Notices)
Front caption reads" "View of the Broken Culvert under the Erie Canal. Six miles of water, nine feet in depth and sixty feet in width passed through the aperture within two hours at Syracuse, N. Y. July 30, '07" [top right of card]. Photo of...
Illustration of woman on horse come to a stop near a woman standing with horse while horse drinks water from a trough. Women are in formal attire including hats. Shrubs and rocks to the right and figures in background.
Opened in 1880, the Second Avenue elevated ("El") train had a stop at 34th Street. There are people walking on the sidewalks and crossing between the train lines. Carts are parked along the curbs and under the elevated tracks.