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The Florence R. Sabin Papers

Title:
Letter from Florence R. Sabin to Mary Sabin pdf (106,123 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Florence R. Sabin to Mary Sabin
Description:
In this letter to her sister Mary, Sabin talks about books she's recently read. She says, "Tonight I have devoured at one gulp Virginia Woolf's A Room of One's Own - which I take it everybody else is devouring at the same pace. Get it and pass it on to some of your feminist friends . . . . Introduce it to Denver."
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
3 (106,123 Bytes)
Date:
1929-11-13 (November 13, 1929)
Creator:
Sabin, Florence R.
Recipient:
Sabin, Mary
Source:
Original Repository: Smith College. Sophia Smith Collection. Florence Rena Sabin Papers
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Geraldine F. Swan.
Exhibit Category:
At the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, 1925-1938
Box Number: 6
Folder Number: 14
Unique Identifier:
RRBBDJ
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Transcript:
Nov. 13
Dear Mary,
I read (took) the Bird of God in two gulps--it's fine and toward the end I felt that she had perhaps caught a secret--his relation a [. . .] Inquisition that made him express all that is in the Crucifixion in the Louvre.
Tonight I have
[END PAGE ONE]
[BEGIN PAGE TWO]
devoured at one gulp Virginia Woolf's a Room of One's Own--which I take it everybody else is devouring at the same pace--Get it and pass it on to some of your feminist friends. It's just a small book.
[END PAGE TWO]
[BEGIN PAGE THREE]
Introduce it to [. . .]
much-love
Florence
A Dr. Wiggam who made The New Decalogue of Science has written an article in [. . .] for the Herald-Tribune which is fine. I'll get a copy and send it on.
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2010-12-17
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