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Wetmore, Nellie Joe (fl. 1963) to Mr. H. D. Wetmore

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09573.01.21 Author/Creator: Wetmore, Nellie Joe (fl. 1963) Place Written: Venice, Italy Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 27 July 1963 Pagination: 2 p. : envelope ; 17 x 27.1 cm.

Nellie writes she flew through a storm leaving Rome, and it was a turbulent ride. In Venice, Nellie bought crystals to replace the ones lost earlier in the trip. She went on an early morning boat tour, went to the market, and saw a procession in St. Mark's Square. Nellie comments in awe on the amount of international trade and foreign boats.

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