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History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | United States History | Women's History


Wright family -- History; Wright family; Daily life; Letters; Haskell, Katharine Wright, 1874-1929; Haskell, Henry Joseph, 1874-1952; Wright, Orville, 1871-1948; Brewer, Griffith, 1867-1948


MS-700: Katharine Wright Haskell Papers


Katharine Wright writes a love letter to Henry Haskell. In between her expressions of love, she writes him about her recent illness, his confidence in doctors and her lack there of. She touches on their possible wedding, his disinterest in dancing, and a lecture given by a friend. She mentions a crashed English plane, how Orville and Griffith's time in Baltimore is going, and other updates regarding friends and acquaintances among aspects of her daily life.


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Letter, October 24, 1925, Katharine Wright to Henry J. Haskell



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