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Cover Story - May 18, 2012

A historian's treasures

George Knoles donated a wealth of papers to Stanford

In this age of glowing screens, George Knoles' boxes of correspondence feel like treasure chests. Letters are penned on blue Aerogrammes or typed on gossamer onionskin paper. The handwriting can be impossibly small.

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