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Guide to the Records of B. Altman & Co.
1876-1955 (Bulk 1881-1933)
  MS 31

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Series VI. Correspondence, 1915 -- 1939, undated

Scope and Contents note

Letters to John S. Burke re: charitable donations, bonds, social engagements, Arts & Decoration magazine, and other topics. Many concern Michael Friedsam. Other letters received in this series include letters to B. Altman & Co. employees (especially Milton M. Klein), unsigned copies of letters to  Washington Times owner Arthur Brisbane, and requests to B. Altman & Co. for charitable contributions.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 7 John S. Burke, letters received
1916-1918
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Letters received by others
1915-1939, undated

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