Rachel Carson to The Reader’s Digest

Click the image below for a full-sized view (http://www.cgfi.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/DDT-Rachel-Carson-Letter-to-Readers-Digest-001.jpg).

A web link to the website portal for Carson’s papers: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/digitallibrary/carson.html

The link below verifies that she kept carbon copies of her letters (unsigned) and this letter matches the headings and style of two online available letters from Ms. Carson from the 1940s: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/dl_crosscollex/brbldl/oneITEM.asp?pid=2026500&iid=1096585&srchtype=VCG

This is a carbon copy of a letter from Rachel Carson to The Reader’s Digest obtained from the collection of Carson’s papers bequeathed to the Yale University Library upon her death. This copy appears to be on mis-printed letterhead from the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries, where Ms. Carson worked at the time.

This is a carbon copy of a letter from Rachel Carson to The Reader’s Digest obtained from the collection of Carson’s papers bequeathed to the Yale University Library upon her death. This copy appears to be on mis-printed letterhead from the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Fisheries, where Ms. Carson worked at the time.

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