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Greely, Adolphus W. (1844-1935) to Julius. J. Frank

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04033.25 Author/Creator: Greely, Adolphus W. (1844-1935) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Typed letter signed Date: 2 December 1930 Pagination: 1 p. ; 18.6 x 14.3 cm.

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People: Greely, Adolphus W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935

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

Subjects: Progressive EraPolar ExplorationCharity and Philanthropy

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