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   Container / Location    Title
  1  
Armstrong, Neil

"What America Means To Me".
Rudin # A-2

  1  
Audubon, John J.
Addressee : John Kirk Townsend
Writer's location : Charleston, South Carolina

Refers to a possible new bird species and requests research be done as to whether the species is a distinct one or not. Is writing the second volume of the Ornithological Biography. With this lot is the program for the first day of issue ceremony of the 1985 Audubon stamp.
Rudin # A-3

  1  
Powell, Robert Baden
Addressee : C.V. Swan
Writer's location : London

Congratulating Swan and his group of Scouts on their work with the Coastwatching Service during the War.
Rudin # A-4

  1  
Barnum, P.T.
Addressee : Robert Collyer
Writer's location : Bridgeport, Connecticut

Discusses his bout of exhaustion and his resolve to "take it easy".
Rudin # A-5

  1  
Barnum, P.T.
Addressee : Mr. H.P.R. Holt
Writer's location : Bridgeport, Connecticut

Offers sage advice for happiness and salvation.
Rudin # A-6

  1  
Bartholdi, Frederic Auguste
Addressee : Cheri Madame
Writer's location : New York

The sculptor attempts to raise funds to build the Statue of Liberty. In French, with translation.
Rudin # A-7

  1  
Bartholdi, Frederic Auguste
Writer's location : Paris

Pamphlet entitled "La Statue de la Liberte, Eclairant Le Monde" signed and inscribed by Bartholdi. (36 pages plus two fold-out plates).
Rudin # A-8

  1  
Bartholdi, Frederic Auguste
Writer's location : New York

1886 silk souvenir ribbon printed around the time of the dedication of the Statue of Liberty.
Rudin # A-8A

  1  
Barton, Clara
Addressee : Lucy Ellen Guernsey
Writer's location : Johnstown, Pennsylvania

In the aftermath of the devastating Johnston Flood, Barton gushes "It takes great courage to begin again the struggle for existence".
Rudin # A-9

  1  
Barton, Clara
Addressee : Charles S. Smith
Writer's location : Washington, DC

Barton requests assistance for food in the first overseas mission of the Red Cross for The Russian Famine of 1892.
Rudin # A-10

  1  
Barton, Clara
Addressee : Col. S.W. Hill
Writer's location : Constantinople

Barton describes relief efforts in Turkey after the Armenian massacres.
Rudin # A-11

  1  
Barton, Clara
Addressee : Mrs. Donald McLean
Writer's location : Glen Echo, MD

An embattled Barton resists attacks on her conduct as Red Cross President.
Rudin # A-12

  1  
Beauregard, G.T. -
Addressee : Confederate Commissioners
Writer's location : Charleston, South Carolina

"Sumter not evacuated, Anderson is still working on its defenses". See also letter Claim for Impressed Slave who died while working on Ft. Sumter (S. Carolina), Rudin #151 in collection #4681.
Rudin # A-13

  1  
Beecher, Henry Ward
Addressee : "My dear Sir"
Writer's location : n.p.

Beecher agrees to marry couple under unusual circumstances - a man wants to marry his deceased wife's sister.
Rudin # A-14

  1  
Bell, Alexander Graham
Addressee : "My dear Senator" (Unnamed)
Writer's location : Washington, D.C.

Bell urges Census amendment for the hearing impaired.
Rudin # A-15

 
Bell, Alexander Graham
Addressee : Charles H. Swan
Writer's location : Boston

"The Deposition of Alexander G. Bell In The Suit Brought By The United States To Annul the Bell Patents". Book inscribed to Charles H. Swan, Bell's Patent Attorney who also wrote the introduction to the book. See also Selden, Edison, Tesla and Wright for other patents. See separate material below.
Rudin # A-16

  1  
Bell, Alexander Graham
Writer's location : United States Patent Office

Patent for Hydrodome, hydro-aeroplane and the like.
Rudin # A-17

  1  
Ben Gurion, David
Addressee : Zelman Aran Minister of Education
Writer's location : n.p.

Discusses the importance of educating the poor in Israel. (In Hebrew, with translation.) Included is a signed title page from his book, "Memoirs", AmOved Publishers, Tel Aviv 1971.
Rudin # A-18

  1  
Berlin, Irving
Addressee : Mrs. Dick Bernie
Writer's location : New York

Berlin writes about his army tour playing for the troops.
Rudin # A-19

  1  
Bernstein, Leonard
Writer's location : n.p. (Boston)

Early essay by Bernstein - "I am filled all the more with the desire for a musical life".
Rudin # A-20

  1  
Bernstein, Leonard
Addressee : Renee Longy-Miquelle
Writer's location : New York, NY

Bernstein writes to his former teacher and extemporizes on his ambitions for transforming American music.
Rudin # A-21

  1  
Bernstein, Leonard
Addressee : Hans Heinsheimer
Writer's location : Cuernavaca, Mexico

Bernstein expresses his concerns over Trouble in Tahiti, the Age of Anxiety and his Anniversaries for Piano.
Rudin # A-22

  8  
Bobbie Skate

Documents, letters and patents pertaining to the Bobbie Skate, a forerunner of the Roller Blade.
Rudin # M-82

  8  
Borden, Lizzie
Writer's location : Fall River, MA

An album containing a large collection of manuscripts, documents and newspaper clippings all pertaining to the murder of Andrew and Abby Borden and the arrest and trial of Lizzie Borden for the murders.
Rudin # A-22A

  1  
Bridgeman, Laura
Addressee : Mr. Brown
Writer's location : n.p.

One of the first deaf and blind people to be educated. Declines an invitation.
Rudin # A-23

  1  
Bryan, William Jennings
Addressee : Paul Fuller, Jr.
Writer's location : En Route to San Francisco

Letter written shortly after he resigned as Secretary of State.
Rudin # A-24

  1  
Bunche, Ralph Johnson
Addressee : Miss. Doris Busby
Writer's location : New York

Bunche defines the "basic tenets of the American way of life" for a high school history class.
Rudin # A-25

  1  
Burbank, Luther
Addressee : Katharine L. Ward
Writer's location : Santa Rosa, California

Thanks his correspondent for flower and herbal books and comments on his new puppy, "more intelligent in many ways than the average citizen".
Rudin # A-26

  1  
Burger, Warren
Addressee : Walter Bitterling
Writer's location : Washington, D.C.

Burger compares John Kennedy to Lyndon Johnson.
Rudin # A-26A

  1  
Burr, Aaron
Addressee : A.B. (Self)
Writer's location : New York

Aaron Burr draws check from Manhattan Company for $500 made out to himself.
Rudin # A-27

  1  
Butler, Nicholas Murray
Addressee : Reverand Paul R. Hickok
Writer's location : New York City

Butler continues his crusade against the recent implementation of prohibition.
Rudin # A-28

  1  
Byrd, Richard
Addressee : To his wife, Marie
Writer's location : Byrd Arctic Expedition S.S. Chantier

A series of four autograph letters written to his wife shortly before take-off for the North Pole.
Rudin # A-29

  10  
Byrd, Richard
Writer's location : New York

Byrd's flight to the North Pole and the Arctic flight of the dirigible "Norge" are covered in seven New York Times issues.
Rudin # A-30

 
Byrd, Richard
Writer's location : G.P. Putnam's Sons New York

"Little America: Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, The Flight to the South Pole". See separated material below.
Rudin # A-31

  1  
Byrd, Richard
Addressee : Mrs. E.R. Newell
Writer's location : Boston, MA

Byrd asks a supporter for funds to purchase Eskimo dogs for the 1933-34 Antarctic expedition.
Rudin # A-32

 
Byrd, Richard
Writer's location : G.P. Putnam's Sons New York

The book "Alone" describes Byrd's Antarctic expedition. See separated material below.
Rudin # A-33

  1  
Byrd, Richard

Stamps and First Day Covers - commemorating Byrd's flights over the South Pole.
Rudin # A-34

  2  
Carnegie, Andrew
Addressee : Mrs. Grover Cleveland
Writer's location : New York

Comments on the progress of Cleveland's health and suggests that doctors order him Scotch Whiskey which he has sent.
Rudin # A-35

  2  
Carnegie, Andrew
Addressee : Dr. S. Weir Mitchell
Writer's location : New York

Explains reasons for establishing the "Hero Fund".
Rudin # A-36

  2  
Carver, George Washington
Addressee : Bob Barry
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute, Alabama

Letter to peanut company telling them about his research on several peanut diseases.
Rudin # A-37

  2  
Carver, George Washington
Addressee : Henry H Overton
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute, Alabama

Letter sharing the loss of his money during the Depression.
Rudin # A-38

  2  
Carver, George Washington
Addressee : Grady Porter
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute, Alabama

Letter reviewing specimens of fungi.
Rudin # A-39

  2  
Carver, George Washington
Addressee : "My dear boy, Mr. Davis"
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute, Alabama

Discusses carefully balanced meals and "putting of the peanut into the home as a regular part of the daily menu".
Rudin # A-40

  2  
Carver, George Washington
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute, Alabama

a. "The Peanut". b. "How to Grow the Peanut and 105 Ways of Preparing it for Human Consumption".
Rudin # A-41

  2  
Catt, Carrie Chapman
Addressee : Office of the Secretary Navy Department
Writer's location : New York

Letter asking for endorsement of woman suffrage. A brochure is attached to the letter. Also included is a broadside warning of women's suffrage.
Rudin # A-42

  2  
Churchill, Winston
Addressee : Louis A. Sendel
Writer's location : London, S.W. 7

A thank you note for a box of cigars.
Rudin # A-43

  2  
Churchill, Winston
Addressee : Pamela, Countess of Lytton
Writer's location : Chartwell, Westerham, Kent

Churchill writes of his painting, toiling at the book, memories of better times and his thoughts of the position of independent India.
Rudin # A-44

  2  
Clay, Henry
Addressee : John Howard Payne Esq.
Writer's location : Washington

Free-franked address panel signed by Clay.
Rudin # A-45

  2  
Clay, Henry
Writer's location : Fayette County Circuit Court

A legal deposition signed "Clay".
Rudin # A-46

  2  
Cohan, George M.
Addressee : George Bucks
Writer's location : n.p.

Cohan's humorous response to the letter writer who requested that he write 700-800 words for an "Anniversary Number".
Rudin # A-47

  2  
Colt, Samuel
Addressee : To the Editor of the New York Tribune
Writer's location : Hartford, CT

Important Civil War letter written to assure the Editor that his company is dedicated to the Federal Government and not to aiding the rebels in the Southern States.
Rudin # A-48

  2  
Cosey, Joseph
Addressee :
Writer's location : Philadelphia

Cosey forgery of Benjamin Franklin signature.
Rudin # M-57

  2  
Cosey, Joseph
Addressee :
Writer's location : Philadelphia

Cosey forgery of Abraham Lincoln's signature.
Rudin # A-57A

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Writer's location : n.p.

Letter regretting Supreme Court's involvement in the 2000 Presidential election.
Rudin # A-49

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Addressee : Dean Collins
Writer's location : Harvard Law School Cambridge, MA

Explains what he thinks Haig's role was in Watergate cover-up.
Rudin # A-50

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Addressee : Mr. S. Liuna ?
Writer's location : Brooksville, ME

Gives his opinion regarding the impeachment of President Bill Clinton.
Rudin # A-51

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Addressee : Mr. Hoffert
Writer's location : Brooksville, ME

Letter to history teacher answering several questions about Richard Nixon.
Rudin # A-52

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Addressee : Kelly Web
Writer's location : Harvard Law School

Response to a question asking if Cox believed President Ford acted wisely in pardoning Nixon.
Rudin # A-53

  2  
Cox, Archibald
Addressee : Alex Oblado
Writer's location : Brooksville, ME

"Would you not agree that President Nixon's wrongdoing was more dangerous to the country than President Clinton's?"
Rudin # A-54

  8  
Charles, Darrow

Monopoly Board Game Patent by Charles B. Darrow.
Rudin # M-82

  2  
Darrow, Clarence
Addressee : Dr. Theodore Perceval Gerson
Writer's location : Chicago

Personal letter about a Los Angeles trial.
Rudin # A-55

  2  
Darwin, Charles
Addressee : Ferdinand Julius Cohn
Writer's location : Down, Beckenham, Kent

Letter to a German botanist discussing recently published observations made by Darwin's son.
Rudin # A-56

 
Davis, Jefferson


See the Gail and Stephen Rudin Civil War Collection, #4696.

  2  
Deforest, Lee
Addressee : Thomas K. Boyce
Writer's location : Los Angeles, CA

Responds to a question about today's television. Accompanied by patent sketch of electrical current amplification device (Actually, a first day of issue of the 11 cent "Progress in Electronic" stamp).
Rudin # A-61

  2  
Deforest, Lee
Addressee : Mr. Olsen
Writer's location : Los Angeles, CA

Father of radio comments on the aid to democracy talking pictures and television can be.
Rudin # A-62

  2  
Dix, Dorothea
Addressee : His Excellency the Governor
Writer's location : Raleigh, SC

Writes letter thanking the General Assembly of SC for their vote to pay for the construction of a hospital for the insane.
Rudin # A-63

  2  
Dix, Dorothea
Addressee : Unknown
Writer's location : Washington, DC

Dix pleads with recipient not to send nurses who do not appear to be "matronly".
Rudin # A-64

  2  
Dix, Dorothea
Writer's location : Washington, DC

General Orders 351 - On employment of women nurses during the Civil War.
Rudin # A-65

  3  
Earhart, Amelia
Addressee : Robert James Braly
Writer's location : New York City

Predicts the future of aviation.
Rudin # A-66

  3  
Earhart, Amelia
Addressee : Miss. Ursula Toomey
Writer's location : New York City

Earhart is pleased that more women are showing an interest in aviation.
Rudin # A-67

  3  
Earhart, Amelia
Addressee : Federal Communications Commission
Writer's location : Union Air Terminal Burbank, California

Earhart licensing the aircraft for her last flight.
Rudin # A-68

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : Orange, NJ

Edison's working draft of a letter relating to foreign royalties on the photograph.
Rudin # A-69

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : n.p.

Questions and answers posed to civil engineers and mechanical engineers seeking employment at Edison Laboratories.
Rudin # A-70

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : Buchanan
Writer's location : n.p.

Asks departments to reduce payrolls.
Rudin # A-71

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : Menlo Park, NJ

Electric Lamp Patent to provide the lamp with a simpler and cheaper base. See also Selden, Bell, Tesla and Wright for other patents.
Rudin # A-72

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : Hon. Abram S. Hewitt
Writer's location : New York

Edison agrees to light Cooper Institute.
Rudin # A-73

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : Edwin Elsbach
Writer's location : Orange, NJ

Discusses his experiments on ink which could facilitate printing for the blind.
Rudin # A-74

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : West Orange, NJ

Minutes of a meeting of the Board of Directors of Thomas A. Edison, Inc. discussing calculations of costs of various models of phonographs as well as the pricing of a main spring lubricant.
Rudin # A-75

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : West Orange, NJ

Minutes of a Meeting of the Board of Directors of Phonographs, Limited - Edison elected President of the Corporation.
Rudin # A-76

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : Buchanan
Writer's location : (Orange, NJ)

Letter informing that the demand for records will fall off on account of...radio.
Rudin # A-77

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : West Orange, NJ

Minutes of a Special Meeting of the Stockholders of Edison Phonograph Distributing Company to approve the merger with Phonograph Corp. of Indiana.
Rudin # A-78

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Writer's location : n.p.

Original pencil electrical circuit drawing. Sound equipment for recording music for phonographs.
Rudin # A-79

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : W.H. Hand
Writer's location : West Orange, NJ

A misprinted check signed by Thomas Edison.
Rudin # A-80

  3  
Edison, Thomas
Addressee : Edward Cranch
Writer's location : Orange, NJ

Edison discusses the phonograph and optimistically reports on record production after a fire destroyed his plant.
Rudin # A-81

  3  
Ellsworth, Oliver
Addressee : John Lawrence, Treasurer
Writer's location : Hartford, CT

Revolutionary War document dates 7/4/1776 requesting payment for boarding officers, prisoners of war.
Rudin # A-82

  3  
Ervin, Sam
Addressee : Steven Rubin
Writer's location : Morganton, NC

Ervin believes President Ford should not have pardoned Nixon.
Rudin # A-83

  10  
King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
Writer's location : Medina del Campo

King and Queen of Spain -- signed manuscript document ordering payment to workers who hadn't been paid.
Rudin # A-84

  3  
Ford, Henry
Addressee : Colonel L.S. Horner
Writer's location : Detroit

Comments on how the Liberty motor (in airplanes) contributed to ending the war.
Rudin # A-85

  8  
Franklin, Benjamin
Writer's location : Philadelphia

Notarization of petition of bankruptcy.
Rudin # A-86

  11  
Franklin, Benjamin
Writer's location : Province of Pennsylvania

Twenty shilling bank note printed by B. Franklin and D. Hall.
Rudin # A-86A

  3  
Freud, Anna
Addressee : Mr. Baker
Writer's location : London

Letter from Freud's daughter adhering to his wishes to protect his private life.
Rudin # A-87

  3  
Gandhi, Indira
Addressee : Mr. Paul Dennett
Writer's location : New Delhi

Her definition as to what politics means.
Rudin # A-88

  3  
Gandhi, Indira
Addressee : Mr. John Simmons
Writer's location : New Delhi

Philosophically comments on life and history.
Rudin # A-89

  9  
Gandhi, Mohandas
Writer's location : Bombay Congress Bulletin

Inflammatory newsletter promoting Indian independence.
Rudin # A-90

  3  
Garrison, William Lloyd
Addressee : Wm H. Sweetser
Writer's location : Boston

What ever may be the color of his skin, "a man's a man for a' that".
Rudin # A-91

  3  
Garrison, William Lloyd
Addressee : Doctor Church
Writer's location : Boston

Garrison helps organize anti-slavery lectures and names leading figures of the day in the abolitionist movement.
Rudin # A-92

  3  
Gatling, R.J.
Addressee : Mr. Welles
Writer's location : Hartford, CT

Gatling suggests using the improved Gatling Gun to protect the Treasury Building in Washington, D.C.
Rudin # A-93

  3  
George III
Addressee : Richard Rigby, Paymaster General
Writer's location : Court at St. James's

The King directs payment to General Sir Jeffrey Amherst.
Rudin # A-94

  3  
George V
Addressee : "My dear Baron"
Writer's location : Sandringham, Norfolk

Thank you note the birth of his son, George IV.
Rudin # A-95

  3  
Gershwin, George
Addressee : "Dear Walter"
Writer's location : n.p.

Letter discussing his satisfaction with "Tip Toes" and his work on "Oh Kay!"
Rudin # A-96

  3  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : "Dear parents"
Writer's location : Hamburg, Germany

Lengthy letter to his parents about his travel, his finances and his disgust that his parents don't write to him more "oftener".
Rudin # A-97

  9  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : To his father
Writer's location : Vienna, Austria

Writes his father about his father's poor business-making decisions. He fails to understand his father's attitude towards him as he approaches his twenty first birthday.
Rudin # A-98

  3  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : "Dear father and mother"
Writer's location : Pall Mall, London

Getty discusses business and the fact that money is so visible - comments on the many Rolls Royce's he sees.
Rudin # A-99

  3  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : "Dearest father"
Writer's location : Pall Mall, London

Discusses production of oil wells, financial conditions in London and his contacts.
Rudin # A-100

  3  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : Gerald M. Loeb
Writer's location : Guilford, Surrey

"I have never considered myself a business man but rather a man who is interested in many things, including business".
Rudin # A-101

  3  
Getty, Jean Paul
Addressee : Gerald M. Loeb
Writer's location : Guilford, Surrey

Four letter correspondence regarding the book "Battle for Stock Market Profits".
Rudin # A-102

  3  
Goldman, Emma
Addressee : Mr. Elsbach

Goldman writes on the subject of voting.
Rudin # A-103

  3  
Gore, Al

Al Gore's Concession Speech - Presidential Election - 2000.
Rudin # A-104

  3  
Greatbatch, Wilson - the inventor of the Pacemaker
Writer's location : n.p.

The inventor of the pacemaker draws a diagram of the inner workings of a heart pacemaker.
Rudin # A-105

  3  
Greeley, Horace
Addressee : A.M. Ide, Jr.
Writer's location : New York

Offers a word of counsel about writing.
Rudin # A-106

  3  
Greeley, Horace
Addressee : John D. Baldwin
Writer's location : New York

Greeley shows his determination to do what is right regardless of consequences.
Rudin # A-107

  3  
Greeley, Horace
Addressee : "Dear Sir"
Writer's location : Office of the Tribune New York

He advises an Englishman to "Go West".
Rudin # A-108

  3  
Greeley, Horace
Addressee : Mr. O.D. Case
Writer's location : Office of the Tribune New York

Complains of delays in the production of the first volume of his book on the Civil War, "The American Conflict".
Rudin # A-109

  9  
Hamilton, Alexander
Addressee : The President and Directors of the Bank of the United States
Writer's location : Philadelphia

Hamilton requests a loan of $800,000 to enable the government to operate for the year 1793.
Rudin # A-110

  4  
Hammerstein, Oscar
Addressee : R.A. Wachsman
Writer's location : Doylestown, PA

Doesn't recollect "Make Believe" ever being considered a river song.
Rudin # A-111

  8  
Henry, Patrick

Takes responsibility for any financial obligations assumed by his friend, Philip Payne.
Rudin # A-113

  8  
Herzl, Theodore

Discusses a new play about to open in Berlin. (In German with translation).
Rudin # A-114

  4  
Hirschfeld, Al
Addressee : Barry Lindeman
Writer's location : New York, NY

Response to an admirer looking for a freebie.
Rudin # A-116

  4  
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Addressee : Vaughan
Writer's location : Boston

Writes about his upcoming appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Rudin # A-118

  4  
Howe, Julia Ward
Writer's location : New York London

First printing of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" in The Atlantic Monthly.
Rudin # A-119

  4  
Howe, Julia Ward
Addressee : Mrs. L. Imman
Writer's location : Newport, RI

She has read with great pleasure of a Women's Suffrage Society being formed.
Rudin # A-120

  4  
Humphrey, Hubert H.
Addressee : Chester Kerr, Director of Yale University Press
Writer's location : Washington, D.C.

His thoughts on the management of the Democratic Convention in Chicago.
Rudin # A-121

  4  
Kallir, Otto
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : New York

Archive of art dealings with Grandma Moses and her agent Louis Caldor. See also Grandma Moses.
Rudin # A-122

  4  
Kaufman, George S.
Addressee : Edna Ferber
Writer's location : New York City

Six page transcript of an article he was writing about Ferber for Cosmopolitan. Also with a cover letter to Ferber.
Rudin # A-123

  4  
Kaufman, George S.
Addressee : Edna Ferber
Writer's location : Holicong, PA

Speaks of joint plans for collaboration.
Rudin # A-124

  4  
Keller, Helen

Signed photograph in her graduation robe.
Rudin # A-125

  4  
Keller, Helen
Addressee : Edwin Elsbach
Writer's location : Wrentham, Mass.

Writes her feelings about soldiers who have lost their sight during the war.
Rudin # A-126

  4  
Kennedy, Jacqueline
Addressee : Mrs. Moody
Writer's location : New York

Writes to Caroline's school about the relationship and effect of the Secret Service on her daughter Caroline.
Rudin # A-127

  4  
Kennedy, Jacqueline
Addressee : Eleanor Beard
Writer's location : Hardinsburg, KY

Orders slipper tips with accompanying swatches of blue velvet and receipts.
Rudin # A-128

  4  
King, Jr. Martin Luther
Addressee : Jacob Bacal
Writer's location : Atlanta, Georgia

Thanks a supporter "convinced that we stand on the threshold of our nation's bright tomorrow". Also includes commemorative stamps and envelopes.
Rudin # A-130

  4  
Kinsey, Alfred C.
Addressee : Peter Briggs
Writer's location : Bloomington, Indiana

Relationship between male sex hormones and cancer.
Rudin # A-131

 
Lake, Simon

See the Gail and Stephen Rudin Simon Lake Collection #6992

 
Lee, Robert E.

See the Gail and Stephen Rudin Civil War Collection,#4696, Rudin # A-139

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Ray Fernstrom
Writer's location : New York City

Lindbergh looks forward to a time when transatlantic aviation is a relatively safe commercial enterprise.
Rudin # A-140

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : "Dear Anne" (His Wife)
Writer's location : Washington, DC

Lindbergh writes his wife after returning from Europe amid negative press for his views on World War II. Takes pains to shield his children from publicity.
Rudin # A-141

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Disuked (Philippines)

Lindberg writes of his wildlife conservation efforts in the Philippines and his regard for the establishment of the Private Association for National Minorities.
Rudin # A-142

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Vaud, Switzerland

On book royalties, Freemasonry, and fund raising.
Rudin # A-143

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Detroit, MI

"Charles Lindbergh" Cover - 22 Kt. Gold Stamp replica.
Rudin # A-144

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Mr. Joseph Klingler
Writer's location : St. Louis, MO

Air mail envelope "Lindbergh Again Flies The Air Mail".
Rudin # A-145

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Clyde Kelly
Writer's location : n.p.

Letter arguing for extending air mail service to the countries of Central America.
Rudin # A-145A

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Mr. L. B. Gatchell
Writer's location : Cristobal to Miami

First non-stop regular Air Mail flight Cristobal to Miami by Lindbergh.
Rudin # A-146

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Bill Schneider Jr.
Writer's location : Cienfuegos to Jamaica

First flight Cienfuegos to Jamaica by Lindbergh.
Rudin # A-147

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Chicago, Illinois

First Solo Transatlantic Flight-1927 / First Day of Issue stamp and cover.
Rudin # A-148

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Edward J. Meehan
Writer's location : Havana, Cuba

1828 Cuba Lindbergh Air Mail First Day Cover.
Rudin # A-148A

  4  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Mr. Christopher, Chairman of Contest Committee
Writer's location : Roosevelt Field, Long Island NY

A signed time certification for the arrival of Lindbergh and his wife at Roosevelt Field, Long Island, NY - Setting a transcontinental speed record from Los Angeles to Roosevelt Field.
Rudin # A-149

  5  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : W.R. Ware
Writer's location : Chicago - St. Louis

Postal cover flown Air Mail on the first flight from Chicago to St. Louis.
Rudin # A-150

  5  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Illinois

Photo showing Lindbergh loading air mail for first Illinois CAM flight #2.
Rudin # A-151

  5  
Lindbergh, Charles

Lindbergh flying his plane to Roosevelt Field for takeoff on his transatlantic flight.
Rudin # A-152

  10  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Nashville

Nashville Banner headline "Lindbergh Takes Off For Paris".
Rudin # A-153

  10  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : New York

New York Times headline "Lindbergh Does It!".
Rudin # A-154

  10  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : New York

New York Times headline "Lindbergh's Own Story of Epochal Flight...".
Rudin # A-155

  10  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Albany, NY

Knickerbocker Press headline "Millions in Lindbergh Spectacle".
Rudin # A-155A

   
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : n.p.

Signed Spirit of St. Louis Poster.
Rudin # A-156

  5  
Lindbergh, Charles
Addressee : Mr. Everett Cassagneres
Writer's location : Darien, CT

Lindbergh debunks the myth about the title of his book, "We", discusses the design of the "Spirit of St. Louis", and tells an amusing story about a flight over the Grand Canyon.
Rudin # A-156A

  5  
Lindbergh, Charles
Writer's location : Garden City, NY

Charles Lindbergh's Solo Transatlantic Flight - 75th Anniversary Folio.
Rudin # A-157

  5  
Livermore, Mary
Addressee : Mrs. Cole
Writer's location : Melrose

She is pleased to present a gift on behalf of the American Woman Suffrage Association to Henry Blackwell.
Rudin # A-158

  5  
Lodge, Henry Cabot
Addressee : E.E. Gaylord, Esq.
Writer's location : United States Senate

Lodge discusses German surrender terms.
Rudin # A-159

  5  
Lodge, Henry Cabot
Addressee : Charles G. Washburn
Writer's location : United States Senate

Lodge's opinions on Wilson's thoughts and actions in regard to future wars.
Rudin # A-160

  5  
MacArthur, Douglas
Addressee : To The People Of The Philippines
Writer's location : General Headquarters Southwest Pacific Area

Printed Proclamation - "I have returned".
Rudin # A-161

  5  
MacArthur, Douglas
Addressee : Charles l. Dean National Commander - National Society - Army of the Philippines
Writer's location : General Headquarter Southwest Pacific Area

Douglas McArthur promises Philippine veterans to raise their flag over Corregidor. (With supporting letter from Commander Dean).
Rudin # A-162

  5  
Malcolm X
Writer's location : n.p.

Malcolm X proofreads and approves a portion of his 1964 interview conducted by Alex Hailey.
Rudin # A-163

  5  
Marconi, Guglielmo
Addressee : T.C. Martini
Writer's location : South Wellfleet, MA

Marconi mentions the wireless transmission made by Teddy Roosevelt to King Edward VII.
Rudin # A-164

  5  
Marshall, George C.
Addressee : Dr. Watson Wharton
Writer's location : Pinehurst, NC

Marshall on military disciplines.
Rudin # A-165

  5  
Marshall, John
Addressee : William B. Sprague
Writer's location : Richmond, VA

Marshall comments on the evils of alcohol and praises the effort of the early temperance movements in the U.S.
Rudin # A-166

  5  
Meir, Golda
Addressee : Theodore Cohn
Writer's location : n.p.

The solidarity of the Jewish people will overcome its obstacles.
Rudin # A-167

  5  
Mitchell, William Lendrum "Billy"
Addressee : Robert J. Braly
Writer's location : Middleburg, VA

Writes about the future of air travel.
Rudin # A-168

  5  
Morse, Samuel F.B.
Addressee : Lt. Col. John R. Leslie
Writer's location : New York

"A little instrument...constructed for...using ...embossed paper for automatic transmission of dispatches".
Rudin # A-170

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

Discusses Caldor's separation from his wife - Moses also mentions her art.
Rudin # A-171

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

Grandma Moses writes about her methods, limitations and her materials.
Rudin # A-172

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

"I will not paint for anyone else...It is strange what some people like...".
Rudin # A-173

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Postmarked Hoosick Falls, NY

Grandma Moses wants to sell some of her pictures into the Albany Institute of Art and "strike while the iron is hot".
Rudin # A-174

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Mrs. Robert Kent ("My Dear Girl Hazle")
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

Writes of her increasing popularity, her visit to NY and her mortality.
Rudin # A-175

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

"I'm not sending any paintings to the Albany exhibit as there is not anything in it for me." Also says she has to put aside painting so she can care for some children.
Rudin # A-176

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Louis Caldor
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

Mentions a photograph that makes her look "as fierce as a goose with one eye". Talks about all her sales and how busy she is. Tells Caldor "you are the one that set the ball a rolling". Says "I'm asking much more for the paintings" because all her materials cost more.
Rudin # A-178

  5  
Grandma Moses
Addressee : Mrs. Georgie Adams
Writer's location : Eagle Bridge, NY

Grandma Moses offers advice to an aspiring artist, "You can never tell what you can do till you try".
Rudin # A-179

 
Grandma Moses
Writer's location : Harper & Brothers Publishers New York

Half red leather book entitled, "My Life's History". No. 250 of 250. See Separate Material below.
Rudin # A-180

  6  
Nation, Carry A.
Addressee : "Brother"
Writer's location : Fox Vaudeville Booking Exchange

I was arrested here...someone paid the fine $10...wanted to ask you about bringing a suit before the Supreme Court".
Rudin # A-181

  9  
Nelson, Lord Horatio
Addressee : The Respective Captains, or Commanders of any of His Majesty's Ships...
Writer's location : Nelson's ship "The Victory" off Toulon

Directs the fleet's captains to put themselves under his Command.
Rudin # A-182

  6  
Nightingale, Florence
Addressee : Elizabeth Gaskell
Writer's location : London

Nightingale seeks help in establishing a "Soldier's Home" at Gibraltar.
Rudin # A-183

  6  
Nightingale, Florence
Addressee : Hon. Miss. Campbell
Writer's location : London

Nightingale writes of the problems of filing nursing positions. With book "Florence Nightingale" by Cecil Wordham Smith - Constable, London - 1950.
Rudin # A-184

  6  
Nightingale, Florence
Addressee : Mr. Needham
Writer's location : n.p.

Nightingale paves the road for another nursing school.
Rudin # A-185

  6  
O'Keefe Georgia
Addressee : James Thrall Soby ?
Writer's location : Albuquerque, NM

Writes of a performance involving bulls that she saw and of an aspiring artist, Arthur Dove.
Rudin # A-186

  6  
Parrish, Maxfield
Addressee : Frank Chouteau Brown
Writer's location : Windsor, Vermont

Beautifully-penned letter sending a page of lettering.
Rudin # A-187

  6  
Pershing, John J.
Addressee : Colonel W.C. Church
Writer's location : Fort Bliss, Texas

Pershing urges U.S. preparedness just after World War I has broken out.
Rudin # A-188

  6  
Pershing, John J.
Addressee : Major General William H. Carter
Writer's location : In the Field, Mexico

Content includes training of soldiers with pistols mounted on horses and his thoughts on universal service and the President of Mexico.
Rudin # A-189

  6  
Pittman, Isaac
Addressee : Robert Paterson, Junior
Writer's location : Bath, England

Pitman states that shorthand is steadily advancing in England, although slowly as he had expected. (With a one page letter signed by his brother Benn Pitman).
Rudin # A-190

  6  
Pulitzer, Joseph
Addressee : Governor David Hill
Writer's location : New York

Pulitzer requests the participation of the National Guard at the dedication ceremony of the Statue of Liberty. Additionally, a 3 cent stamp preserved on a Cover commemorating the 100th anniversary of Pulitzer's birth is included. See also Bartholdi.
Rudin # A-191

  6  
Rabin, Yitzhak
Addressee : John F. Cleary III
Writer's location : Jerusalem, Israel

Rabin commenting on his receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.
Rudin # A-192

  6  
Rickover, Hiram G.
Addressee : The Honorable John E. Moss Joint Committee on Atomic Energy
Writer's location : At Sea, North Atlantic

Returning from sea trials of the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, Rickover discusses the future of the nuclear carrier task force.
Rudin # A-193

  7  
Riker, Andrew

Two page signed copy of Andrew Riker's will leaving his island to his sons. Also included is a four page Abstract of Title giving additional information about the heredity of Riker's Island.
Rudin # M-92

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Mr. Julian Bach, Jr.
Writer's location : New Rochelle, NY

Rockwell praises the beauty of American women.
Rudin # A-194

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Miss. Mabel Saloomey
Writer's location : n.p.

He tells a student how to make a picture more realistic. Pictures should tell stories.
Rudin # A-195

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Wm. Harold Martin
Writer's location : Arlington, VT

A letter responding to an idea for a painting that was sent to him.
Rudin # A-196

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Mrs. Frank R. Dorlay
Writer's location : Stockbridge, MA

Letter of thanks for a model offer.
Rudin # A-197

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Mr. Hudson
Writer's location : Stockbridge, MA

States that he paints pictures of many important people from photographs taken by his photographer.
Rudin # A-198

  6  
Rockwell, Norman
Addressee : Mr. Brian Mitton
Writer's location : Stockbridge, MA

Letter recommending attendance schools in order to learn to draw. Includes an original sketch of a dog.
Rudin # A-199

  6  
Rodgers, Richard
Addressee : Miss. Jean Dalrymple
Writer's location : New York, NY

Rodgers' personal statement of his own feelings on music.
Rudin # A-200

  6  
Rogers, Will
Addressee : Edgar W. Cooley
Writer's location : n.p.

Defends charges that he is un-American. (With associated correspondence).
Rudin # A-201

  9  
Rogers, Will
Writer's location : Hot Springs, FL

Full length silhouette signed. Includes Rogers stamps and envelopes.
Rudin # A-202

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Sladdin
Writer's location : New York, NY

"Paintings of myself are not my idea of joy!"
Rudin # A-204

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Lewis C. Reimann
Writer's location : New York

"I am dry personally...temperance must be preached..."; included is a copy of her 12/9/1932 radio speech about the girl of today and a copy of an "Excerpt from letter from Methodist Minister of Kansas" regarding drinking.
Rudin # A-204A

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Crowinshield Editor, Vanity Fair
Writer's location : The White House Washington

Declining an appointment to have a photograph taken. "I am not particularly fond of photographs".
Rudin # A-205

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : "Tiny" (Mayris Chaney)
Writer's location : Washington DC

"It was a great shock but I'm so glad there was no pain, no long illness".
Rudin # A-206

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : "Uncle Fred" (Frederick Adrian Delano)
Writer's location : New York City

Eleanor indicates that FDR wanted a memorial similar to Thomas Jefferson.
Rudin # A-207

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Heuschkel
Writer's location : New York, NY

"It is never enough to simply vote."
Rudin # A-208

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Salgo
Writer's location : New York, NY

FDR never allowed anyone to sign his name after he became President. With printed free-franked envelope.
Rudin # A-209

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : Mr. Moore
Writer's location : New York, NY

"History should not be written from casual remarks...there is no necessity to lie ever...".
Rudin # A-210

  6  
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Addressee : (Her children) Anna, James, Elliott, Franklin Jr. and John
Writer's location : n.p.

Eleanor writes to her children regarding the production of a play or motion picture based on the life of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Rudin # A-210A

  6  
Rusk, Dean
Addressee : Jim Bishop
Writer's location : Athens, GA

His comments on the assassination of JFK.
Rudin # A-211

  6  
Rusk, Dean
Addressee : Mr. John Bullard
Writer's location : Athens. GA

Rusk states that it is untrue that civilian control tied the hands of the military, which prolonged the war.
Rudin # A-212

  6  
Russell, Bertrand
Addressee : Mrs. Mitchison
Writer's location : London S.W.

Discusses his theories on raising children and on education.
Rudin # A-213

  6  
Russell, Bertrand
Addressee : Ruth Frank Rosenwald
Writer's location : Merioneth

Russell expresses his opposition to nuclear war.
Rudin # A-214

  9  
Sadat, Anwar
Addressee : Milton J. Shapp Governor of Pennsylvania
Writer's location : Cairo, Egypt

Letter expressing efforts to bring peace and "to destroy the psychological barriers obstructing the way towards stability and peace". With cover letter from Ashraf Ghorbal, Ambassador.
Rudin # A-215

  7  
Sanger, Margaret
Addressee : W.H. Perry
Writer's location : New York, NY

Asking for support to make a Middle Western Birth Control Conference a success.
Rudin # A-216

  7  
Sanger, Margaret
Addressee : Mr. Donahue
Writer's location : New York, NY

Letter to a supporter summarizing the importance of making birth control available in all communities.
Rudin # A-217

  7  
Schweitzer, Albert
Addressee : Robert S. McNamara Norman Cousins
Writer's location : Lambarene Lambarene

Two letters that express his views on atomic war.
Rudin # A-218

  7  
Selden, George B.
Writer's location : Rochester, NY

First United States Patent for gasoline driven car. See also Bell, Edison, Tesla and Wright for other patents.
Rudin # A-219

  7  
Shackleton, Ernest H.
Addressee : Kennar, R.N.
Writer's location : London S.W.

Replies to a letter from a fellow explorer and wishes for a successful expedition to discover the South Pole.
Rudin # A-220

  7  
Sheen, Bishop Fulton
Addressee : William E. Dugan
Writer's location : n.p.

"Very often the kind acts of men in the commercial world go unrewarded; too often their good deeds are accepted as duties". See also JFK letter to Arthur Krock in collection #6844.
Rudin # A-221

  7  
Sherman, William T.
Addressee : General Henry W. Halleck
Writer's location : Head-Quarters Military Division of the Mississippi Kingston, GA

Telegram giving intelligence of his movements during the first weeks of his march through Georgia.
Rudin # A-222

  7  
Sikorsky, Igor
Writer's location : Bridgeport, CT

A letter of consideration to the Collier Trophy Committee for the S-42 trans-oceanic flying boat to merit the highest award in the aircraft field. Included is a 2 page memorandum from I.I.Sikorsky.
Rudin # A-223

  7  
Smith, Samuel Francis
Writer's location : n.p.

The entire four stanzas of our National Hymn "America". (Plus a supposed fifth stanza).
Rudin # A-224

  7  
Stanton, Elizabeth Cady
Addressee : Mrs. Underwood
Writer's location : n.p. (Europe)

Stanton's expresses her feelings on the extremes of wealth and poverty as well as her thoughts on the roles of women.
Rudin # A-225

  7  
Stevens, John Paul
Writer's location : n.p.

Dissenting opinion in the case of Bush v. Gore, signed by Justice John Paul Stevens.
Rudin # A-227

  7  
Stevenson, Adlai
Addressee : Sister Mary Linus
Writer's location : New York

The practical reasons for studying history.
Rudin # A-228

  7  
Stone, Lucy
Addressee : Mrs. Clark
Writer's location : Dorchester

Wants churches to support suffrage of women.
Rudin # A-229

  7  
Sullivan, Anne
Addressee : Thomas Henderson
Writer's location : South Arcan, Muir of Ord, Ross-shire

Sullivan reflects on the significance of her work, both for herself and for the larger cause of the handicapped. Accepts a fellowship from the teachers of Scotland.
Rudin # A-230

  7  
Teller, Edward
Addressee : Mr. B.H. McGee
Writer's location : Stanford, California

Technology, the application of man's knowledge, is his best defense against arbitrary power.
Rudin # A-231

  7  
Tesla, Nikola
Writer's location : United States Patent Office

"Apparatus for Utilizing Effects Transmitted Through Natural Media" Patent. See also Bell, Edison, Selden and Wright for other patents.
Rudin # A-232

  7  
Tombaugh, Clyde, W.
Addressee : Jerry Granat
Writer's location : Las Cruces, New Mexico

Answers questions posed to him about the universe by Jerry Granat.
Rudin # A-233

  7  
Tombaugh, Clyde, W.
Addressee : Mr. Fisher
Writer's location : Mesilla Park, NM

"I do not think there is a 10th planet".
Rudin # A-234

  7  
Truman, Margaret
Writer's location : Beaumont, TX

Signed cover of music recital program. (With a second unsigned program).
Rudin # A-235

  7  
Trumbull, Jonathan
Addressee : Ezekiel Williams Commissary of Prisoners
Writer's location : Lebanon, Conn.

(see also William Wall letter dated 7/8/1780) Permit for a Captain to pass to Providence in exchange for Major Wall during the Revolution.
Rudin # A-236

  7  
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain
Addressee : Sovereign Land grave of Hesse Homburg (Ferdinand)
Writer's location : Windsor Castle

Birth announcement of George V.
Rudin # A-237

  7  
Wall, William
Addressee : Major Samuel White
Writer's location : Providence, Rhode Island

(see also Jonathon Trumbull letter dated 12/15/1777) About partnering in a vessel.
Rudin # A-238

  7  
Warhol, Andy
Writer's location : n.p.

Warhol's philosophy on subways and on ghetto space.
Rudin # A-239

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Notice that card-playing is against the policy of Tuskegee Institute.
Rudin # A-240

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : John Uri Lloyd
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Capitalization of the "N" in the word Negro.
Rudin # A-241

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : Franklin W. Hooper Mrs. A.J. Kaine
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Considers speaking at Brooklyn Institute of the Arts (Hooper Letter); Mentions his controversial visit to the White House (Kaine Letter). Originally in the Forbes Collection.
Rudin # A-242

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : Rev. Charles D. Kreider
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

The girls that attend his school are not really willing to relocate north as useful opportunity is available to them in the south.
Rudin # A-243

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : George Bicknell
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Entrance qualifications for students interested in applying to Tuskegee Institute.
Rudin # A-244

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : Frederic S. Hartzell
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Washington pays tribute to McKinley and his interest in the Negro people.
Rudin # A-245

  7  
Washington, Booker T.
Addressee : Caroline Arabella Rankin
Writer's location : Tuskegee Institute Tuskegee, Alabama

Washington asks for Rankin's frank impressions of the Institute.
Rudin # A-246

  7  
Watson, John B.
Addressee : Henry Goddard Leach Editor, The Forum
Writer's location : New York

"The idea of punishment is psychologically wrong."
Rudin # A-246A

  7  
Watt, James
Addressee : Davies Giddy
Writer's location : Heathfield, Birmingham

Giving the recipe for making cloth waterproof.
Rudin # A-247

  7  
Weizmann, Chiam
Addressee : Prof. Chaim Weizmann Mrs. Anita Engle-Berkoff
Writer's location : Balleymoney, Co. Antrim London W.C. 1

Weizmann discusses "the steps which ought to be taken to mobilize all Zionists...for the advancement of our aims in Palestine." With a strong letter to Weizmann of suggestion and support from S. McCoubrey.
Rudin # A-248

  7  
Willard, Frances E.
Writer's location : n.p.

"Every woman that lives is bound to find out what the best thing she can do, is!" ("Leaf out of a lecture").
Rudin # A-249

  8  
Walter Winchell

A collection of correspondence, documents, telegrams, and newspaper clippings, all relating to his 1960 interview of Richard Nixon and to the "Confucius Say" phenomenon of the 1940's.
Rudin # A-250

  7  
Duke of Windsor - Edward the VIII
Addressee : Philip Guedalla, Esq.
Writer's location : Government House Nassau

Talks about BBC broadcasts, new issues of Bahamas stamps, has given up "all hope that those in power today will...ever assign me to a more important mission", and much more.
Rudin # A-251

  7  
Wright, Frank Lloyd
Addressee : For Your questionnaire To the Record
Writer's location : Taliesin West

"It is my belief that the great Art of Architecture cannot be taught."
Rudin # A-252

  7  
Wright, Frank Lloyd
Addressee : Mrs. Walter O. Forsman
Writer's location : Taliesin West

Replies to Mrs. Forsman about how he considers the display of pictures important and that he provides for them in his architectural designs. (With letter from Mrs. Forsman to Wright - Letter date 1/25/57).
Rudin # A-253

  10  
Wright, Orville
Addressee : George F. Kuns
Writer's location : Dayton, Ohio

States that none of the early machines (except the one for 1903) are still in existence. Mentions his glider flight of 1911. Includes photo.
Rudin # A-254

  7  
Wright, Orville
Addressee : Wilbur and Orville Wright
Writer's location : United States Patent Office

Flying Machine Patent - 10/14/1913. See also Bell, Edison, Selden and Tesla for other patents.
Rudin # A-255

  7  
Wright, Orville

Color postcard of Wilbur and Orville Wright Memorial Beacon.
Rudin # A-254