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[Letter] 1912 April 2, Lincoln, Nebraska, [to] Roddick W. Martin, Toronto, Ontario / W.J. Bryan.

Title: [Letter] 1912 April 2, Lincoln, Nebraska, [to] Roddick W. Martin, Toronto, Ontario / W.J. Bryan.
Personal Author: Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925.
Date: 1912 April 2.
Extent: [1] leaf.
Dimensions: 28 x 21 cm.
General Note: The letter is typed on The Commoner publication letterhead. See also an additional letter in the collection from Bryan in 1912, as well as his biography and a guide to research collections of his papers (http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=B000995).
Abstract: Bryan states that he was impressed with Toronto's "pleasant prosperity and its bright prospects" on his visits there. Bryan, a writer and a lecturer himself, served as a Representative from Nebraska (1891-95) and a colonel in the Spanish-American War; after unsuccessful runs for President in 1896, 1900, and 1908 he served as Wilson's Secretary of State (1913-15) and also established the Nebraska newspaper The Commoner (1901).
Personal Subject: Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 -- Correspondence.
Subject: Canada--Description and travel.
Geographical Subject: Toronto, Ontario.
Recipient: Martin, Roddick W.
 

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