[Letters Concerning a Young Scholar's Admission to Harvard - August 1940]

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Letters to two recipients named "Aaron" and "David", dated August 12-13, 1940. The first letter, which is addressed to Aaron, inquires about a course in General Semantics at the University of Chicago in the summer. The sender urges Aaron that a young scholar named "David" be admitted into the course. The second letter, also addressed to Aaron, thanks him for his telegram and his news about David. The third letter, which is from "Eleanor", "Samona", "Ruth", and another unidentifiable member of the group, congratulates David on his admission to Harvard.

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[3] p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. August 12, 1940.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Moody Medical Library, UT to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 34 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Letters to two recipients named "Aaron" and "David", dated August 12-13, 1940. The first letter, which is addressed to Aaron, inquires about a course in General Semantics at the University of Chicago in the summer. The sender urges Aaron that a young scholar named "David" be admitted into the course. The second letter, also addressed to Aaron, thanks him for his telegram and his news about David. The third letter, which is from "Eleanor", "Samona", "Ruth", and another unidentifiable member of the group, congratulates David on his admission to Harvard.

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[3] p. ; 28 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • August 12, 1940

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  • August 12, 1940 - August 13, 1940

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  • July 3, 2012, 3:38 p.m.

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[Letters Concerning a Young Scholar's Admission to Harvard - August 1940], letter, August 12, 1940; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth228447/: accessed October 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Moody Medical Library, UT.