1953 Oct. 2
Halpern, Joel Martin
Serbia - Describes a movie called "Tsigani" translating to Gypsies. Halpern also describes a visit to the Zagreb fair, including various different types of Serbian furniture. He concludes with an explanation of the living arrangements allowed in Belgrade and how limited the room space is for families.
1929 Dec. 11
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Complaining of being improperly treated by staff at the West 145th street location on Thanksgiving day, involving an "unbusinesslike and unjust" charge (paid nonetheless) for a malfunctioning car battery.
1967 Aug. 17
Simon, Peter, 1947-
College Park (Md.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "NSA conference - Maryland." Taken at the 20th National Student Congress at the University of Maryland from Aug. 11-26.
1853 Nov. 17
Lyman, Almira Smith, 1799-1871
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - From Mother informing him that his father is doing better, but his father will not be able to go home for a few more days. He should not come out to visit for Thanksgiving, instead he should save his money and visit another time.