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Personal letter to "Papa Oscar" from grandson Oscar.

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Identifier

loc_gold_000301_000303

Title

Personal letter to "Papa Oscar" from grandson Oscar.

Description

This personal letter to Oscar Goldsmith from his grandson, also named Oscar, details the removal of young Oscar's tonsils and his gaining eight and a half pounds. He also writes of his first refrigerator sale and his hopes to sell more, though he is "no salesman". He conveys some information from his mom and thanks him for making her trip to New York possible. Finally, young Oscar thanks Papa Oscar for paying his tonsil removal bill, and promises that he can take care of his dentist bill.

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Source

I. Schiffman and Company
Box 99, Folder Misc. Correspondence
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, Huntsville, Alabama

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loc_gold_2021_02

Citation

Grosser, Oscar Goldsmith, “Personal letter to "Papa Oscar" from grandson Oscar.,” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed June 20, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/4705.

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