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Lionel Trilling papers, 1899-1987

Series VI: Realia, 1905-1971

Series VI contains personal memorabilia such as the baby shoes of Lionel Trilling and his sister, Harriet Schwartz, as well as some academic medals that he won while at High School and The Alexander Hamilton Award that he was given from Columbia University

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Box 55 Baby Shoe--Harriet Schwartz, 1910-1915


Box 55 Baby Shoes--Lionel Trilling, 1905


Medals


Box 55 The Alexander Hamilton Medal, 1971


Box 55 Clinton Club Short Story Contest, 1920 November


Box 55 DeWitt Clinton High School, 1920 June