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This letter dated June 2, 1933, from Usher Burdick to Emma Adams, requests information concerning the completion of a beaded vest. Burdick notes that Adams did not have it finished the last time he saw her and further asserts she has "had time enough now to do it." The letter closes by saying Burdick has included a stamped envelope for Adams to send a response. A handwritten note is attached to the letter states: "She received from me to [sic] buckskins & full set of beads--was to make a vest--never received anything from her."
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indigenous art, artifacts, beads, beadwork
Emma Adams, Usher Burdick
Burdick, Usher, "Letter from Usher Burdick to Emma Adams Regarding Beaded Vest, June 2, 1933" (1933). Usher Burdick Papers. 85.