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The Resource Florence K. Harding letter

Florence K. Harding letter

Label
Florence K. Harding letter, 1922-1930
Title
Florence K. Harding letter
Inclusive dates
1922-1930
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a typewritten letter sent from Florence K. Harding to Mrs. Harry S. New on February 3, 1922. Typed on White House stationary and signed by Mrs. Harding, it is a personal letter addressed to "Dear Bill New", a nickname used by Mrs. New's close friends. Mrs. Harding notes that things are "going better" than expected (Senator New's campaign), speaks of several people they know in common, and mentions the "Knickerbocker disaster." Also included is a one-page, typed explanation of the letter by Harry S. New, dated and signed February, 14, 1930
Biographical or historical data
Florence Kling Harding was born on August 15, 1860 at Marion, Ohio to Amos and Louisa Kling. She married Warren G. Harding (1865-1923) on July 8, 1891. Her husband was elected the 29th President of the United States in 1920 and Mrs. Harding was First Lady from 1921-1923. After the death of her husband, she returned to Marion and passed away on November 21, 1924.Source:Firstladies.org. "First Lady Biography: Florence Harding." National First Ladies' Library. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://www.firstladies.org/biographies/firstladies.aspx?biography=30.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1860-1924
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Harding, Florence Kling
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  • Harding, Warren G.
  • New, Catherine McLean Brown
  • New, Harry S.
  • Elections
  • Elections
  • Politicians
  • Politicians
  • United States
Label
Florence K. Harding letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2153
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/12/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/12/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20897498
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974911739
  • (OCoLC)974911739
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Florence K. Harding letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2153
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/12/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/12/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20897498
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974911739
  • (OCoLC)974911739
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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