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Ivary [Washington, District of Columbia, United States]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

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The Folger Shakespeare Library - The Folger Shakespeare Library was bequeathed to the Trustees of Amherst College by Henry Clay Folger of the Amherst Class of 1879, and has a $10,000,000 endowment fund. The white marble building is a treasure house; within the protecting walls is the "finest collection of Shakespeariana the world has known,: including more the 70,000 volumes, as well as pictures and other relics.

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English

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Dear May – Have seen so much in case I can remember only a wee portion of it. Today attended supreme court “nice old men” in their new 10,000,000 home – affect. Ivary

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Folger Shakespeare Library (Washington, DC), Libraries, Historic Sites

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