File 4 - Files: 384-387

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CA ON00389 F17-3-1-4


Files: 384-387


  • 1898 (Creation)

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These files consist of photocopies of handwritten and typed letters, postcards, cartes de visites and telegrams
sent to Émile Zola between February 19 and 28, 1898. The contents of these files are primarily concerned with
the trial of Émile Zola, with correspondents expressing support or criticism for Zola’s involvement in the
Affair and the conviction outcome of the trial.

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Box 45: Letters from February 19-28, 1898

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