early 20th century to mid 20th century
11.5 in HIGH x 9 in WIDE x 0.125 in DEEP
(29.21 cm HIGH x 22.86 cm WIDE x .32 cm DEEP)

(A) Adress label adhered to TC of folder's front cover, "OSCAR MAURER / 1410 Bonita Ave., LA 4-9616 / Berkeley 9, California"; "DUO-TANG / 258 / MADE IN U.S.A." - stamped into folder at TL.(H) "E 700" - stamped in ink on verso, TL (7 only partially visible); "John Burroughs & / Hamlin Garland" handwritten in graphite with cursive script on verso, TL.

Group of Oscar Maurer ephemera held in a red cardboard Duo Tang presentation folder. (A) The notebook holds three letters and a twelve page typewritten biography. (H) A black and white photograph of two seated male figures is tucked into page 2 of the biography. The folder contains the following items loose inside the front cover: (B-C) A letter from J. B. Rhine at Duke University to Oscar Maurer dated June 1, 1963; (D) list of "Dramatic Events" handwritten in ink; (E) typewritten piece titled "An Epic at Bonita House"; (F-G) a two page typewritten piece of prose "Berkeley March 28, 1963."

Used: Oscar Maurer

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