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Pulowski, Xavier-Franncis (fl. 1961-) to Guy Fenton

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02766.042 Author/Creator: Pulowski, Xavier-Franncis (fl. 1961-) Place Written: Krakow Type: Typed letter signed Date: 19 February 1962 Pagination: 2 p. ; 22 x 27.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Written on mourning paper. He mentions a painting at the Louvre that shows the drowning of Marshal Poniatowski. He was moved when he saw Fenton's name on the cover of Country Life. He enjoys Victorian authors like Dickens.

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

Subjects: Global History and US Foreign PolicyLiterature and Language ArtsJournalismDeathMuseumArt, Music, Theater, and Film

Sub Era: World War I

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