R. Landesberger letter and music
Scope and Contents
This collection contains a handwritten letter, dated January 7, 1919, and sheet of music written by Geneva, Switzerland, professor Dr. R. Landesberger and addressed to President Woodrow Wilson. A typed transcript of the letter is also included. In the letter, Landesberger expresses his doubts about Wilson's proposed League of Nations. Instead of the proposed plan, he suggests that nations should adopt a "Referendum" which would require a majority of nations to approve any future conflicts between individual nations. This collection also includes a handwritten piece of music written by Landesberger and dedicated to President Wilson "as an hommage to his personality."
- Williams, A. S., III (Collector, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
R. Landesberger was a professor of law and political sciences living in Geneva, Switzerland, in 1919.
0.05 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Handwritten letter and sheet of music from Geneva (Switzerland) professor Dr. R. Landesberger to President Woodrow Wilson, dated January 7, 1919. A typed transcript of the letter is also included.
The A. S. Williams III Americana Collection, Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library, The University of Alabama
Gift of A. S. Williams III, 2010
Title on box: A. S. Williams III Americana Collection - Small Collections
Haley Aaron, 2013
- Guide to the R. Landesberger letter and music
- Janaury 2014
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