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Letter. Willa Cather, n.p., to "Dear Mr. Towne," n.p., [1922] November 17

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Identifier: MSN/MN 3001-1
Scope and Contents Cather expresses her appreciation of Towne's telegram, but cannot comply with his request. The addressee, Mr. Towne, may have been the poet, author, and editor, Charles Hanson Towne (1877-1949), who worked at various times for Cosmopolitan, Smart Set, McClure's, and Harper's Bazaar. Mr. Towne may have been interested in serializing A Lost...
Dates: [1922] November 17

Letter. Willa Cather, New York, New York to Brother Emil Mohr, CSC, Albany, New York, 1937 May 7

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Identifier: MSN/MN 3001-2
Scope and Contents Cather congratulates Brother Emil Mohr on his vocation and his teaching profession. She hopes that he can teach his students that the world can be a better place, and she envies the opportunity he has to teach Latin. Brother Emil Mohr was a Holy Cross Brother who received a Master's degree from the University of Notre Dame and taught at the Vincentian Institute in Albany (New York). This letter reflects Cather's disillusion with the materialistic society that developed after the catastrophe of...
Dates: 1937 May 7