Postcard to David Baldwin from James Baldwin

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Written by
Baldwin, James, American, 1924 - 1987
Received by
Baldwin, David, American
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
L x W: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (14 x 8.9 cm)
Type
postcards
Place depicted
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1973-1974
Description
Postcard from James Baldwin in Salt Lake City to his brother David Baldwin with the message: "You were right". The date is obscured, but the stamp (Scott 1510) was issued in December 1973.
Transcription Center Status
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic
African American
Communication
Literature
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family
Object number
2011.99.6
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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