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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02766.018 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Postcard Date: December 1962 Pagination: 1 p. ; 11.5 x 15.8 cm.

Summary of Content: He thinks Lady Cavan is prettier than Lady Ross. He makes a reference to a British diplomat he met when he was a prisoner in Moscow.


Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Global History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary HistoryWomen's HistoryPrisoner of WarDiplomacy

Sub Era: World War I

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