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Sabaroff, Susanne (1944- ) to Louis Stamps

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09571.17 Author/Creator: Sabaroff, Susanne (1944- ) Place Written: University Park, Pennsylvania Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 23 November 1964 Pagination: 3 p. : envelope ; 20 x 14.5 cm.

Letter to Louis Stamps from Susanne Sabaroff, written at Penn State, in which she describes an accident in an elevator that resulted in a bloody nose and an equally disastrous science exam. She also expresses her passionate love for Louis.

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