William Howard Taft papers by Taft, William Howard

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  • Correspondence,
  • Students,
  • Taft School,
  • Yale University,
  • Princeton University

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Chiefly correspondence between Taft and his parents, Robert A. and Martha Wheaton Bowers Taft, especially during his years as a student at the Taft School, Yale University, and Princeton University. Also includes a letter of congratulation (1915) from former president William H. Taft to Robert A. Taft on the birth of his son and three letters from Horace Dutton Taft.

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Pagination250 1 0.4
Number of Pages250
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LC Control Number96083782

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