Davidson Sommers autograph collection, 1904-1921.


Davidson Sommers autograph collection, 1904-1921.

Davidson Sommers autograph collection, 1904-1921.

Letters from H. L. Mencken, Alexander Woolcott, and others collected by Harvard College graduate Davidson Sommers.

1 box (.5 linear ft.)

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