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Letter (message)

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Historically, letters have existed from the time of ancient India, ... writing, polemical writing and also exchange ideas with like-minded others. For some people, letters were seen as a written per...

10 Important Historical Letters Nearly Lost To Time - Listverse

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Aug 21, 2015 ... 10 Important Historical Letters Nearly Lost To Time ... social networking, the most efficient way people who lived far apart could exchange messages was through writing. ... The letter was written four days after he officially became a German citizen. ... While the first two were to advise the president and give .....

The Letters of Greats: From Ernest Hemingway to Georgia O'Keeffe ...

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Jan 16, 2012 ... She took immense pleasure in the act, often writing to authors when there ... of other people's letters to begin with, but make them love letters and it's a ... selected and annotated letters exchanged between one of the most prominent couples in art history, photographer Alfred Stieglitz .... One-time donation.

orthography - Use of “f ” instead of “s” in historic, printed English ...

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Aug 15, 2011 ... Use of “f ” instead of “s” in historic, printed English documents ... Did the letter f once have the same sound as s today, or were some of ... Can someone more knowledgeable re-title the question? ... It was just a different way of writing s. ... codepoint U+0066: LATIN SMALL LETTER F ), but rather ſ (meaning ...

War Letters: Communication between Front and Home Front ...

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May 25, 2016 ... In nations where literacy was well-established by 1914, letter-writing was ... war, German soldiers and civilians exchanged close to 30 billion pieces of mail, .... and sometimes only – means for people of modest means to stay in touch. .... etc., and sitting round the old brazier we were quite happy for a time.

National Postal Museum - Smithsonian

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So many letters were written, in fact, that the military post began to have a problem. ... Cargo space taken up by the mail was desperately needed for war materials. ... Sometimes, however, letters exchanged during the war served to bring ... and for all time—and by heaven's let's not continue discussing this matter —I want to ...

Amarna Letters - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Nov 6, 2015 ... The first letters were found in 1887 CE and date back to the 14th ... They say that people nowadays should pay more attention to them, ... Most of the letters were received by the Egyptians, only a few of them were written by the Pharaoh. ... however, they were not found at the same time, which means that ...

The James Madison Papers - Collection Connections | Teacher ...

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Included in Madison's papers are materials documenting his activities as a ... of the Constitution and subsequent pivotal events in the history of the early republic. ... letters and public papers relating to such pivotal events during his time in the public .... In a letter to Washington written during the debate over ratification ...

REMEMBERING THE LADIES - Feminist.com

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In 1776, Abigail Adams penned a letter to her husband, congressman John Adams, ... The words of Abigail Adams would echo through American history, a rallying cry ... Even class issues were temporarily thrown aside, as the Daughters of Liberty ... Letters written by these women demonstrate a telling phenomenon: though ...

Letters of Note

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(This letter, and many other fascinating pieces of correspondence, can be found in ... wrong, for both Idle and Major were born on the same day: March 29th, 1943 . ... in it, he describes the instrument itself and then for the first time illustrates ... It is always difficult to decide on how to respond to people whose ethos is so alien ...

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Adams Electronic Archive : Correspondence between John and ...

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Rest the mouse over bolded names of people and places to view additional information. ... John Adams, Letter to Abigail Adams, 29 June 1774, (third letter written on that date) From Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society. ... they exchanged a few letters at various times when they were apart between ...

Abigail Adams urges husband to “remember the ladies” - Mar 31 ...

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In a letter dated March 31, 1776, Abigail Adams writes to her husband, John ... written between 1762 and 1801 remains in the Massachusetts Historical .... flood, 33 people died and more than $1 billion in damages were incurred. ... Series was cancelled; it was the first time baseball did not crown a champion in 89 years.

What Kind of Historical Source are Letters and Diaries?

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Compared to many other kinds of written sources, both letters and diaries seem ... and exchanged by classes of literate people who had the time and means to reflect ... Diaries thus were born of self-examination but expanded into a means of ...