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Llewelyn Howell letters

MS-1224
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1224

Description

The letters of Llewelyn Howell contain letters written primarily by Virginia Caldwell to Edna and Lew Howell, some are signed by Erskine Caldwell as well. The letters chronicle the close friendship between the two couples which began when Dr. Howell became Erskine Caldwell's doctor. Also included is correspondence between graduate student Dan B. Miller and the Howells as well as signed photographs of the Caldwells and a letter from Edna to Virginia.

Dates

  • 1969 - 1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Llewelyn P. Howell, professor of medicine. Consist of letters from Virginia Caldwell to L.P. and Edna Howell. Llewelyn was Erskine Caldwell's doctor at the Mayo Clinic.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

John Howell; Gift; 2012

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA