COOLIDGE, W.A.B. 20188

£100

Description

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”.