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Letter from Joel M. Halpern to Nettie and Carl Halpern

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Title:
Letter from Joel M. Halpern to Nettie and Carl Halpern
Description:
Letter from Joel Halpern to his parents written during his trip to Europe in 1949. In this letter, Halpern describes his time around Lake Lucerne in Switzerland as well as a trip up Mount Pilatus along the railway to the summit. He also describes the town of Flüelen.
Creator:
Halpern, Joel Martin
Recipient:
Halpern, Carl, 1902-1986
Recipient:
Halpern, Nettie
Date:
July 3, 1949–July 5, 1949
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Field notes
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Joel M. Halpern Papers
Series:
Series 5. Fieldwork and Research
Series 5I. Arctic/Northwest Territories
Subjects:
Description and travel
Halpern, Joel Martin
Places:
Switzerland
Flüelen (Switzerland)
Lucerne (Switzerland)
Lucerne Lake (Switzerland)
Pilatus (Switzerland)
Extent:
4 p.
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Terms of Use:
All rights for this image are held by Joel M. Halpern. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Identifier:
mufs001-sw-fn-i0022