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Tolford, C. (fl. 1922) Memorandum for Mr. Sawtelle

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09761.22 Author/Creator: Tolford, C. (fl. 1922) Place Written: Moscow, Russia Type: Typed letter Date: 9 November 1922 Pagination: 1 p. ; 32.7 x 20.4 cm.

One typed letter to Raymond Sawtelle from Arthur Ruhl dated December 12, 1922. Ruhl writes that he would like to return $1,500 back to the Russian Unit to be used for relief.

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