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Eisenlohr Letter to Girlfriend, From Rice Institute, Jan. 8, 1916

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This letter is part of a larger collection, for which there is a guide on-line at <a href="http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0536" target="_blank">http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0536</a>. The letters are from Rice Institute student Otto Eisenlohr to his high school sweetheart and eventual wife, Gainor Roberts, regarding student life, academics and athletics at Rice Institute (later Rice University), 1915-1921. Otto Eisenlohr (d. 1988) of Dallas, Texas, attended Rice Institute from 1915 to 1921, and graduated in 1921. Eisenlohr attended medical school and practiced medicine in Dallas. He married Gainor Roberts of Dallas in 1920, and after her death in 1938, married Nell Vaughn in 1942.

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