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Copy of letter from Louis Smith to the Isidore Hurwitz Library, 1911 February 16

Identifier: B002.01.0103.0023.00004


Typed copy of letter from Louis Smith in Hillsboro, Illinois to the Isidore Hurwitz Library in Edgewater, Colorado informs that Louis Smith receied a letter which he had sent to his brother, Isaac Smith. The letter was returned with a note on the envelope that read "return to sender party deceased." Louis Smith writes to express his surprise that no one at the institution notified him about the death of his brother. Smith requests information regarding when Isaac Smith's death occurred and where he was buried as well as any other particulars like whether there were "any of my people there at the time?" Letter is signed in black ink by Louis Smith.


  • 1911 February 16


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1 Items (letter)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series of patient records includes medical reports and histories, statistical data of patients, x-rays, and death certificates. The patient files include applications, correspondence and some may also contain photographs and personal items.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

At the top of the letter is a typed note that reads "COPY Feb 16/11."


Title supplied by archivist.


Repository Details

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