[Letters between Earl Brewster and Achsah Barlow Brewster, and to their daugher, Harwood Barlow Brewster Picard]. [1910-1957]


[Letters between Earl Brewster and Achsah Barlow Brewster, and to their daugher, Harwood Barlow Brewster Picard]. [1910-1957]

Letters, postcards and 1 telegram covering the years from the Brewsters' courtship and marriage through the death of Achsah Brewster in 1945 and Earl Brewster in 1957.

[1705] items in 8 boxes (2.8 cubic ft.)

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Brewster, Achsah

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Mukerji, Dhan Gopal, 1890-1936

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Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931

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Nicholas Vachel Lindsay was born in Springfield, IL. He studied in Ohio, Chicago, and New York and acquired a reputation as a poet and lecturer. Lindsay became famous for his walk from Springfield, IL to New Mexico in 1912, and for an unusual method of writing poetry. In 1924 he arrived in Spokane where he worked as a columnist for the "Spokesman-Review". He returned to Springfield in 1929, and at the time of his death was a major figure in American poetry. From the description of Co...

Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1889-1964

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Epithet: Prime Minister of India British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001035.0x0003da Along with his father, Motilal, and Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru was the most visible and significant force for Indian independence. Raised partly in England, Nehru left his promising law practice to work for Indian independence, and was jailed often. He became the first Prime Minister of India, and is responsible for many of his count...

Lawrence, Frieda von Richthofen, 1879-1956

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Frieda Emma Johanna Maria von Richthofen was born on August 11, 1879 in Metz, France. In 1912, Frieda met David Herbert (D.H.) Lawrence, and they married in 1914. Frieda Lawrence was intimately involved with D.H. Lawrence's work. Facets of her personality are often discernable as components of characters in his poems and novels. After D.H. Lawrence's death in 1930, Frieda settled in New Mexico. Frieda died in Taos on August 11, 1956. From the guide to the Frieda Lawrence Photograph C...

Sen, Basiwar.

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Brewster, Earl

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Earl Brewster (1878-1957) and Achsah Barlow Brewster (1878-1945) were American expatriate artists. After marrying in 1910, they moved to Italy, and lived also in France, Ceylon and India. Their daughter, Harwood Barlow Brewster Picard (1912-1990) married Georges Picard in 1936 and had 2 daughters, Claire and Frances. From the description of [Letters between Earl Brewster and Achsah Barlow Brewster, and to their daugher, Harwood Barlow Brewster Picard]. [1910-...

Davids, Caroline A. F. Rhys (Caroline Augusta Foley Rhys), 1857-1942

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Born, 1857, daughter of John Foley of Wadham College and sometime Vicar of Wadhurst, Sussex, and Caroline E.Windham, of Felbrigg Hall, Cromer; educated at home and at University College London, where she became the John Stuart Mill and Joseph Hume scholar; married Thomas William Rhys-Davids (died 1922). Rhys-Davids was on the board of the Economic Journal from its inception until 1895, although her academic teaching areas remained largely Indian philosophy and Buddhism; Lecturer in Indian philos...

Lewis, Edith

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Nehru, Motilal, 1861-1931

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Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930

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David Herbert Richards Lawrence was born September 11, 1885, in Eastwood, near Nottingham, to Arthur Lawrence, a coal miner, and Lydia Beardsall. He attended Nottingham University College, and in 1908 he took a teaching position at Davidson Road School in Croydon. Lawrence wrote in his spare time, and in 1911, with the help of Ford Maddox Hueffer, he published his first novel, The White Peacock . Poor health forced him to resign his teaching job this same year, at which time he bec...

Růžička, Rudolph 1883-1978

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Ruzicka was a Czech-American graphic artist and engraver. From the description of Designs for Harvard University, 1951-1973. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612374439 Graphic artist and type-designer, Ruzicka (1883-1978) was born in Bohemia, emigrated to Chicago, where he trained as a wood engraver and designer; continued his studies in New York. During the 1930s he collaborated with Philip Hofer on a number of projects, including a series of engravings for Harvard...

Picard, Georges, 1926-

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Water dowser, of Franklin, Me. From the description of Oral history interview, 1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70955113 ...

Sen, Gertrude Emerson, -1982

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Picard, Harwood Barlow Brewster, 1912-1990.

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Cather, Willa, 1873-1947

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American novelist and short-story writer. From the description of Letters, 1926-1931. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122494991 Willa Cather was an American novelist and short story writer. From the guide to the Willa Cather literary manuscripts, 1926-1940, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) American novelist, journalist, and editor. From the description of Collection, 1908-1963. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research...

Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (October 2, 1869 - January 30, 1948), called Mahatma Gandhi, was the charismatic leader who brought the cause of India's independence from British colonial rule to world attention. His philosophy of non-violence, for which he coined the term satyagraha, influenced both nationalist and international movements for peaceful change. Gandhi's principle of satyagraha (from Sanskrit satya: truth, and graha: grasp/hold), often translated as "way of truth" or "pursui...

Watson, Francis, 1907-....

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Francis Leslie Watson, OBE, the biographer, critic, and radio feature writer, was born on 7 August 1907 to Major Frank Leslie Watson and his wife Charlotte Ethel (ne Barber), a Yorkshire-based family, and educated at Giggleswick School and Downing College, Cambridge, where he read Modern Languages, mainly French and German. After work on the Yorkshire Post, he found his bent as an independent writer, mainly of biography. Lord Dawson of Penn (1936) was followed by Wallenstein (1938), before he we...

Shaler, Frederick R., 1880-1916.

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Beckett, L. C. (Lucy Catherine)

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Munthe, Axel, 1857-1949

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Swedish physician. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : San Michele, Anacapri and Rome, to Dr. Baldwin, 1894 Mar. 11 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270860023 ...