Collection Number: MVF 4-22

Accession Number: 9900-96

Item(s): Invitations to Bracebridge Dinner, 1993, and to Washington Irving birthday celebrations, 1988 and 1991.  Also a copy of a thank-you note from O. D. and Estelle Bates; and an envelope postmarked Tarrytown, New York, 1974.

Producer: Irving Heritage Society and the City of Irving.

Donor: Irving Public Library, John Harvey

Date Received: December 23, 1999

Literary Rights Statement 

     Permission to publish from the material must be obtained from the Irving Archives.

     The file contains invitations from the city and Irving Heritage Society to celebrate Washington Irving’s birthday, 1988 and 1991; a list of Washington Irving related Christmas activities, 1991; an invitation to Bracebridge Dinner, 1993; a copy of an thank-you note from O. D. and Estelle Bates to the Heritage Society for reasons unknown.  Also included is an envelope entitled “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Folklore Series of 1974.” The envelope is postmarked from Tarrytown, New York, October 4, 1974, and has a first day of issue “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” stamp on it.

     This material was part of the Irving Public Library’s Washington Irving file before being transferred to the Archives.