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Guide to the Ida Saxton McKinley Letters, 1901, 1907, to Dr. Mitchell

Summary

LS. Personal letters by Ms. McKinley to her former doctor, S. Weir Mitchell. In the first letter, written before her husband's assassination, she thanks Mitchell for a copy of his book "Hugh Wynne". In the second, she hopes that Mitchell will be able to visit Canton, Ohio, for the dedication of a memorial to her husband.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10669
Title
Ida Saxton McKinley letters, to Dr. Mitchell
Date
1901, 1907
Creator
McKinley, Ida Saxton, 1847-1907
Extent
2 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

LS. Personal letters by Ms. McKinley to her former doctor, S. Weir Mitchell. In the first letter, written before her husband's assassination, she thanks Mitchell for a copy of his book "Hugh Wynne". In the second, she hopes that Mitchell will be able to visit Canton, Ohio, for the dedication of a memorial to her husband.

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Ida Saxton McKinley Letters, 1901, 1907, to Dr. Mitchell, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

Wife of President William McKinley.


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Provenance

Hildegard Ryals, purchase, 1988

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

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General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.