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Special Collections Department
Accession number 907-b
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University of Virginia Library
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Processed by: Special Collections Department Staff
Date Completed: 1997
Encoded by: Elizabeth Slomba
© 1997 By the Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia. All rights reserved.
Collection is open to research.
This letter was purchased by the University of Virginia Library on August 9, 1994.
Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
In a one page typed letter signed, December 3, 1926, Senator Claude A. Swansonof Virginia(1862-1939) forwards a request he received from the Honorable John Hays Hammond, to Willard Saulsbury(1861-1927), Wilmington, Delaware, as one of the senators serving while Thomas Marshall(1854-1925) was Vice-President. In the letter, Swanson asks for a donation to purchase a brass replica of a bust of Marshall, now at the Capital, to be placed in his mausoleum in Indianaerected in his honor by the Scottish Rite Masons.
- Claude A. Swanson
- John Hays Hammond
- Thomas Marshall
- Willard Saulsbury