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Letter to Oprah Winfrey from L'Wren Scott with autographed envelope

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Written by
Scott, L'Wren, American, 1964 - 2014
Received by
Winfrey, Oprah, American, born 1954
Subject of
Harpo, Inc., American, founded 1986
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (a): 4 1/16 × 6 5/16 in. (10.3 × 16 cm)
H x W (b): 4 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (11.7 × 16.5 cm)
Type
letters (correspondence)
Place used
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date
July 1, 2011
Description
A handwritten notecard (a) on personal stationery with the name "L'WREN SCOTT" printed in black ink at the center top of the front side of the paper. In the note, Scott thanks Oprah Winfrey for wearing Scott's clothing designs in the final episodes of The Oprah Winfrey Show. The note is accompanied by an envelope (b) that is signed across the seal on the reverse by Scott.
Topic
African American
Actors
Communication
Correspondence
Entertainers
Fashion
Fashion design
Mass media
Television
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number
2016.7.8ab
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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