Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Papers

Creator

Edith Bolling Wilson

Identifier

B000085

Date

1924-1961

Description

This collection documents the campaign by Woodrow Wilson's widow to preserve his legacy. It includes 179 handwritten and typed letters among members of the Wilson and Bolling families. Most were written from Edith Bolling Wilson to Emily Smith. Almost all of the letters are professional in nature. There are several letters written to Mrs. Wilson from other people, which are all regarding professional matters instead of personal. Mrs. Wilson also wrote a letter to Judge Groner concerning the Woodrow Wilson Birthplace.

Source

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Subject

Woodrow Wilson Birthplace Foundation
Wilson, Edition Bolling
Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Contributor

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum
Emily Smith

Format

1 box plus 15 folders scanned documents, 74 pdfs

Language

English

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