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Sherzer, Edwin B. to Clara M. Miller

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05755.003 Author/Creator: Sherzer, Edwin B. Place Written: Dutch Harbor, Alaska Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 27 May 1900 Pagination: 10 p. : envelope ; 23.5 x 16.0 cm.

Summary of Content: re: Very descriptive about the scenery around him--is ship journey, Russian Orthodox Church ceremony with Indian boy choir. Encounters with some Indians

People: Sherzer, Edwin B

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

Subjects: AlaskaGold RushFrontiers and ExplorationMiningEskimoTravelMaritimeMusicArt, Music, Theater, and FilmGeography and Natural HistoryReligion

Sub Era: Development of the West

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