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[In English and French, to Celine Baekeland : letter.]

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Author:
Baekeland, L. H (Leo Hendrik) 1863-1944
Subject:
Baekeland, Celine
Physical description:
Ink on paper
6.9" x 8.9". 1 item
Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Place:
London (England)
Date:
1889
21 March 1889
1880-1890
Summary:
Written in London. In the English portion of the letter, Baekeland complains about the London weather, then about his difficulties in trying to learn English. He mentions hearing only English in the Underground and that an Englishman who knows French is rare.
Cite as:
Leo H. Baekeland Papers, 1863-1968, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Weather
Subways
Language and languages
Local number:
AC0005-0000034-1.tif and AC0005-0000034-2.tif (AC Scan)
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