Letter, 1900-1910, Unknown [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, [Staten Island, New York City] / Henry Bryan Binns. 1900-1910.


Letter, 1900-1910, Unknown [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, [Staten Island, New York City] / Henry Bryan Binns. 1900-1910.

Henry thanks Edwin for the letter of introduction. He traveled around the east coast ans saw Traubel, Harned, Herron, Griggs, Leonard Abbott, Ernest Croaly, J H Johnston, John Burroughs, Laurens Maynard, and W S Kennedy. He loved Long Island.

2 p. on 1 leaf ; 18-25 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7573336

Wagner College, Horrmann Library

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