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MM On-Demand: Dead Letter Office Photos – The Civil War’s Lost Sentiments

Benton Barracks-Dead Letter 1044 During the Civil War years, hundreds of thousands of young soldiers wrote letters home. The soldiers, often poorly educated, had never even addressed a letter. The recipient’s name and address on the envelopes were undecipherable. Sweeping changes to postage requirements and the interruption of [...]

2022-08-08T12:18:28-04:00June 15, 2022|Manuscript Mondays, MM Archives|

MM On-Demand: The Lifecycle of Collections and the Collectors Who Build Them (05/02/2022)

Join Collections Advisor, Spencer W. Stuart, as he discusses the life cycle of collections and the collectors who build them. Moderated by Manuscript Monday host, Brian Kathenes, Spencer will share case studies and cover: The important things collectors should consider at key moments of their collecting. Motivations to collect Who [...]

2022-08-08T12:18:09-04:00May 16, 2022|MM Archives|
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