Booth Tarkington letter to [Charles Edward] Russell [manuscript], 1905-1906?


Booth Tarkington letter to [Charles Edward] Russell [manuscript], 1905-1906?

Tarkington forwards a piece for editing and publication [not present] and asks if Hellen [Eduard von der Hellen?] is a Frenchman.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7561092

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Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941 (person)

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Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946 (person)

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