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Subseries 5.1 | A Finding Aid to the Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999 | Digitized Collection

Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999

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5.1: Family Correspondence, 1875-1996

The 1875 letter to George Murdock from Mame relays news of family and friends. Among the small number of letters to Mrs. Beach is one from Walker Hancock reminiscing about their days at the American Academy in Rome.
Letters to Eleanor Beach Fitchen are mostly from friends, and one from each of her sisters; several mention her father.
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Murdock Family Letter, 1875
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Letters to Mrs. Chester Beach (Eleanor Hollis Murdock Beach), 1944-1963
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Letters to Eleanor Beach Fitchen ("Toto"), 1933-1996
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