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[Typed letter signed], 1943 April 16, London [to] Viola, Tenafly, New Jersey [Typed letter signed], 1943 April 28, London [to] Viola, Tenafly, New Jersey

From: Viola Baxter Jordan Papers

[Typed letter signed], 1943 April 16, London [to] Viola, Tenafly, New Jersey [Typed letter signed], 1943 April 28, London [to] Viola, Tenafly, New Jersey

From: Viola Baxter Jordan Papers

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Creator: H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961
Other Creator: Jordan, Viola Baxter, 1887-1973
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Date: 1943 April 16 [and] 1943 April 28
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Description:
Both letters signed: ""Hilda""
At foot of first letter: ""Hilda Aldington""
At foot of second letter: ""From: H.D. Aldington""
Return address: ""H.D. Aldington / & W. Macpherson, (English)""
Envelope dated 1943 April 28; cut open; affixed with sticker: ""Opened by Examiner 1571""
Abstract:
Letter of April 16: Thanks for package, describes a rehearsal for the show ""Famous Poets"" to be given 1943 April 17, looks forward to a poets party;
Letter of April 28: thanks for clothing sent by Viola, explains asked not to thank for individual gifts, describes the poetry reading and meeting the Queen and Princesses, credits Osbert and Edith Sitwell with arranging the reading, mentions paper shortage, explains has been ill with neuralgia, informs discussed Ezra Pound with T. S. Eliot
Physical Description:
[3] l. + envelope
26 cm.
Host Note:
Series I. Correspondence. Viola Baxter Jordan correspondence
Box:
Box 1
Folder:
Folder 34
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Curatorial Area: Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Curated Collection: Viola Baxter Jordan
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