|[MASTER INDEX] [DATE INDEX] [THREAD INDEX] [SUBJECT INDEX] [AUTHOR INDEX]|
|[Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]|
Mar 03, 1997 09:55 AM
by Titus Roth
email@example.com (liesel f. deutsch) wrote: TR >> Are the letters or photographs of them preserved somewhere? Well now you've >> got me interested in looking. LFD > Titus, in case no one answered your query, the original Mahatma letters are > stored in the British Museum, in a special vault (air conditioned I think) > to preserve them. Thanks. Yes I did hear that from JHE, who has photographs of them. When my current bandwidth permits, I'll take another look at Mahatma letters ... If I ever finish my dissertation on dreams. Sigh. It's interesting that they would show the Mahatma letters. I hear the British Museum is absolutely fascinating. A friend was there and said his glance happened to fall on a little rock in a corner exhibit with a little card next to it. Walking up for closer examination, he found the card said, "Rosetta stone". Typical British understatement! In America it would be sponsored by Coca-Cola in neon signs with Rosetta stone t-shirts for sale next to it.