Letter to James W. Bollinger. [s.l.] 1934 June 1.


Letter to James W. Bollinger. [s.l.] 1934 June 1.

Apologizing for not acknowledging the copy she sent of the Garrett letter to General Taylor in regard to the death of John Wilkes Booth; concerning the myth of Booth's escape.

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