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Guide to the Robert P. Tristram Coffin and National Parent-Teacher magazine correspondence, 1938-1960, undated

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Title:
Robert P. Tristram Coffin and National Parent-Teacher magazine correspondence
Creator:
Coffin, Robert P. Tristram (Robert Peter Tristram)
ID:
M206
Date [inclusive]:
1938-1960, undated
Extent:
0.25 Linear Feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Letters between Robert P. Tristram Coffin and staff of the National Parent-Teacher magazine including Eva Grant, J.K. Pettengill, and Eleanore Twiss.
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Preferred Citation:

Cite as: Robert Peter Tristram Coffin and National Parent-Teacher Magazine Correspondence, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine.

Robert Peter Tristram Coffin (Bowdoin 1915) was a Bowdoin College english professor (1934-1955), writer, and Pulitzer Prize winning poet. For additional biographical information and related materials, see the Robert P. Tristram Coffin Collection.

Letters between Robert P. Tristram Coffin and staff of the National Parent-Teacher magazine including Eva Grant, J.K. Pettengill, and Eleanore Twiss. The bulk of the correspondence is with Eva Grant, editor of the National Parent-Teacher magazine for almost two decades. There are also four typescript poems signed by Coffin and several newspaper clippings about him. For related collections see the Robert Peter Tristram Coffin Collection and Robert Peter Tristram Family Correspondence.

Arranged Chronologically.

1938 Sep 23, J. K. Pettengill, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1938 Oct 3, RPTC, Brunswick, to J. K. Pettengill, Washington, D.C

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1938 Oct 6, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1939 Jan 30, J. K. Pettengill, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1939 Jan 31, Ruth Coffin, Brunswick, to J. K. Pettengill, n.p

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1939 Feb 3, J. K. Pettengill, n.p., to Mrs. RPTC (Ruth Coffin), Brunswick

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1939 Feb 6, RPTC, Brunswick, to J. K. Pettengill, Washington, D.C.

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1939 Jul 5, EG, Washington, D.C., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1939 Jul 6, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Washington, D.C.

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1939 Jul 10, EG, Washington, D.C., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1939 Jul 28, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Washington, D.C.

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1939 Aug 20, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Washington, D.C.

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1939 Oct 19, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1939 Oct 20, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1939 Oct 23, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Apr 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to J. K. Pettengill, Chicago

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1940 May 25, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Jul 1, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1940 Jul 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Jul 8, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Oct 6, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Oct 14, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Dec 3, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1940 Dec 7, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1940 Dec 23, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1941 Jan 15, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Jan 22, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Jan 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Mar 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Jun 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Jul 7, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1941 Oct 4, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, chicago

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1941 Nov 1, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1941 Nov 3, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1941 Nov 10, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1941 Nov 16, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Feb 13, RPTC, Bloomington, Indiana, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Mar 28, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Mar 31, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1942 May 11, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Jul 31, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1942 Aug 3, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Sep 3, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1942 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1943 Feb 5, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1943 Feb 8, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1943 Lincoln's birthday, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1943 Aug 27, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1943 Labor Day, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1943 Sep 8, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Mar 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Mar 4, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 May 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to Eleanor Twiss, Chicago

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1944 May 15, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Jun 19, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Jun 29, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Jul 5, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Jul 18, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Aug 21, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Sep 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Sep 12, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Nov 14, telegram, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1944 Nov 18, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1944 Dec 14, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1945 Jan 4, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1945 Jan 6, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1945 May 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1945 Sep 11, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1945 Sep 13, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1945 Sep 17, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1945 Sep 29, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1945 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Jan 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Jan 23, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1946 Apr 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Apr 17, telegram, EG, n.p.m to RPTC, Brunswick

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1946 Apr 17, telegram, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Apr 29, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Sep 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Sep 11, telegram, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1946 Sep 12, telegram, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Sep 20, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Dec 2, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1946 Dec 19, E.G., n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1947 Mar 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1947 Oct 3, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1947 Oct 6, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1947 Oct 20, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1947 Nov 3, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1948 Jan 6, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Feb 6, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Feb 29, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1948 Mar 4, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Aug 21, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1948 Sep 22, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Oct 4, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Oct 7, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1948 Oct 20, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1948 Dec 6, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Dec 20, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1948 Dec 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1949 Mar 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1949 Apr 20, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1949 Sep 12, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1949 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1949 Dec 8, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1949 Dec 27, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 Feb 10, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 Feb 28, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1950 Mar 9, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to Peggy Coffin, Brunswick

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1950 Apr 28, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 May 13, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG Chicago

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1950 May 16, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 May 21, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1950 Jun 28, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1950 Jul 1, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 Aug 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1950 Sep 20, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 Sep 28, Eleanor Twiss, to RPTC, Brunswick

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1950 Nov 1, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Jan 11, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1951 Jan 24, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Mar 30, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Apr 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG Chicago

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1951 Jun 4, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Aug 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1951 Oct 2, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Nov 5, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1951 Dec 1, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG Chicago

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1952 Feb 4, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1952 Mar 19, E.G., n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1952 Apr 1, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1952 Aug 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to Eleanor Twiss, Chicago

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1952 Oct 6, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1952 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1952 Dec 1, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1952 Dec 22, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1953 Feb 2, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1953 Feb 28, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1953 Mar 19, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1953 May 4, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1953 Jun 5, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1953 Sep 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1953 Oct 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1953 Nov 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1953 Dec 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1954 Jan 25, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Mar 3, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Mar 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1954 Apr 7, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Apr 30, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1954 May 7, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Aug 2, EG, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Aug 7, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1954 Aug 25, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to RPTC, Brunswick

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1954 Oct 31, RPTC, Brunswick, to EG, Chicago

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1955 Mar 3, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1955 Jun 3, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1955 Aug 25, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1955 Dec 5, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1956 Jan 3, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1956 Jun 1, Eleanor Twiss, n.p., to the Estate of RPTC, Brunswick

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1960 Jun 8, Herbert H. Sawyer of Shur and Sawyer, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, Portland, to the National Parent-Teacer, Chicago

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1960 Jul 14, Mary Elinore Smith, n.p., to Margaret Halvosa, Vermont

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1960 Jul 14, Mary Elinore Smith, n.p., to Mary Alice Westcott, Massachusetts

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1960 Jul 14, Mary Elinore Smith, n.p., to Richard Coffin, Brunswick

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1960 Jul 14, Mary Elinore Smith, n.p., to Robert P.T. Coffin, Jr., New Hampshire

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1960 Jul 14, Mary Elinore Smith, n.p., to Herbert H. Sawyer, Portland

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1938-1956, original reply copies to RPTC Clippings

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1955, n.d., three newspaper clippings regarding RPTC

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Typescript poems, signed, n.d.: "Bee-Hunter" "Friend" "Small Sons are Useful" "Sound Over a Mountain"

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