Ira D. Landis

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A handwritten letter from Ira D. Landis addressed to Alfred L. Shoemaker, dated October 29, 1949. Within, Landis encloses his paper entitled, "The Dutch-Calcium Carbonate Compound", with hopes of it finding a home within Shoemaker's Dutchman newspaper.


Ira D. Landis


Alfred L. Shoemaker

Corresponds to:

Packet 469


Lititz, Pennsylvania


Lititz R-3, Pa., Oct. 29 1949

Dear Dr. Shoemaker:

At last herewith is my proffer on a phase of agriculture briefly told. If it is found worthy of a corner in your good paper, well. If not, "nichts fur ungutes".

I have read the last issue. I'm ready for the next.


Ira D. Landis


English and Pennsylvania German

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Letter From Ira D. Landis to Alfred L. Shoemaker, October 29, 1949

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