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    Antonio Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph postcard from Giacomo Puccini's son Antonio written to Carlo Clausetti. He describes the treatment his father is receiving for his throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Antonio
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Angiolino Magrini, Catalog Record Only An autograph picture postcard from Giacomo Puccini written to Angiolino Magrini. This is one of Puccini's last two dated letters. He talks about his treatment and upcoming surgery for throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Angiolino Magrini, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter, on two correspondence cards, from Giacomo Puccini written to Angiolino Magrini. Puccini's last substantial letter in which he describes his treatment for throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini postcard to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph picture postcard from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi. Puccini is optimistic about the treatment for this throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini telegram to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only A printed telegram from Giacomo Puccini to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi. Puccini reports that he's leaving for Brussels to receive treatment for his throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini's last document to Angiolino Magrini, Catalog Record Only An autograph conversation sheet from Giacomo Puccini written to his friend Angiolino Magrini. This is thought to be Puccini's last known document in his hand written after his final operation for throat cancer.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini postcard to Angiolino Magrini, Catalog Record Only An autograph postcard from Giacomo Puccini written to Angiolino Magrini. The card shows a view of Salsomaggiore a health resort where Puccini underwent treatment for a chronic sore throat and cough. These were the symptoms of the throat cancer that would kill him.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi. This is one of the last letters of any length that Puccini wrote. Puccini talks about his upcoming throat operation to remove a tumor.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Carlo Clausetti, Catalog Record Only An autograph letter from Giacomo Puccini written to Carlo Clausetti, the representative of Puccini's publisher, Ricordi. Puccini mentions that he will be visiting a throat specialist about his chronic sore throat and cough. These were the symptoms of the throat cancer that would kill him.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1924
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    Giacomo Puccini letter to Maria Carrara Verdi, Catalog Record Only An autograph telegram from Giacomo Puccini written on the death of Giuseppe Verdi to Verdi's adopted daughter Maria Carrara Verdi.
    • Contributor: Puccini, Giacomo
    • Date: 1901