Personal Correspondence

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Personal Correspondence


  • 1985-1999 (Creation)


box 2, file 30

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Correspondence, including letters, postcards, and Christmas cards, sent to Dr. Browning from colleagues, students, and friends that do not directly pertain to his professional work as a scholar, writer, and professor.

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