The Clarence Darrow Digital Collection
Written letter from Clarence Darrow collection
Collage of Clarence Darrow at different ages Postcard from Clarence Darrow Collection

Clarence Darrow Signature

The Clarence Darrow Letters

Clarence Darrow to Paul Darrow, July 31, 1917

Click on the image to view as a PDF. A transcription of the letter is on the right.

Hotel Powhatan
Pennsylvania Avenue ? Eighteenth and H Streets. N.W.
Washington, D.C.

July 31 st 1917

Dear Paul

I got stuck here. [?] of the [?] [?] wanted me to xxx do xxx some work for him. So I thought I would as I need the money. It may take nearly a week yet then I go back & go to Colorado[.] Will sure get there[.] It is hot as hell here & will be glad to get where it is cool

nights if nothing else