1939 China Letter Meiung Ting to Abby Turner Mt Holyoke

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 17, 2007
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April 10th, 1939 (Easter Sunday) Letter from Me-iung Ting of the Peiyang Women's Hospital in Tientien, China to Dr. Abby Turner at the Faculty House of Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Single sheet with envelope. She describes their study of foreign languages including English, German, French and Japanese, education of her children, expansion of her hospital, visit of Dr. Samuel Zia to Harvard, work in her garden, article by Miss Woolley (of Mt Holyoke). Remarkable woman.