COOLIDGE, W.A.B. 20188



Typed Letter Signed ‘W.A.B.Coolidge’, from Switzerland during the First World War, to Mr. Duff about Duff’s retirement, hoping in his turn to return to England and be naturalised as a British subject. 1 page 7 x 9 inches. Annotated by the recipient, stating Coolidge to be the authority on Switzerland. Chalet Montana, Grindelwald, Switzerland. 28 August 1916. William Augustus Brevoort Coolidge (1850-1926), American mountaineer, writer on mountaineering and climbing history, sometime editor of the “Alpine Journal”.