Letters to Edwin Hale Abbott, 1920, 1923.


Rugg, Arthur Prentice, 1862-1938. Letters to Edwin Hale Abbott, 1920, 1923.

Letters to Edwin Hale Abbott, 1920, 1923.

Two items, one (1920) a brief note acknowledging the receipt of briefs in the case of Knights v. Burrell; the other (1923) a letter regarding Judge Lemuel Shaw. The latter was originally accompanied by a letter of Shaw's, sent as a gift to Abbott.

2 folded sheets (2 p.)

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