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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09585.04 Author/Creator: unkown Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph note Date: circa 1901 Pagination: 1 p. ; 22.5 x 15.2 cm.

A short note that accompanied GLC09585.01-.03. The note states "Letters written home by Aunt Marrietta Manchester killed by Chinese at Boxer Rebellion at China. Saxton Manchester's sister."

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