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[Typed letter signed], 1948 November 19, Lausanne, Switzerland [to] Viola, Tenafly, New Jersey

From: Viola Baxter Jordan Papers

[Typed letter signed], 1948 November 19, Lausanne, Switzerland [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: 1948 November 19
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Description:
Letterhead: ""H. Aldington / Hotel de la Paix / Lausanne / (Suisse)""
Signed: ""Hilda""
Envelope dated 1948 November 19; cut open
Abstract:
Writes has been thinking of Viola, thanks Viola for inviting Perdita over, writes that Perdita was excited to meet Viola's son Con, informs unable to access a tapestry from Bryher's Kenwin Villa, describes Kenwin, thanks for clippings about the Sitwells, describes Edith Sitwell, mentions T.S. Eliot, discusses embroidery, writing, asks if Viola has received a copy of H.D.'s Oxford book, informs did not write for 6 months while ill
Physical Description:
[2] p. + envelope
30 cm.
Host Note:
Series I. Correspondence. Viola Baxter Jordan correspondence
Box:
Box 1
Folder:
Folder 41
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Viola Baxter Jordan
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Object ID: 2037287
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