Monroe, Lennon letters to be auctioned

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This undated photo provided by Profiles in History shows a Jan. 20, 1890 letter from artist Vincent Van Gogh to Joseph and Marie Ginoux. The letter, handwritten in French, is estimated to bring $200,000 to $300,000 when offered at auction by Profiles in History on Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Profiles in History)

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Marilyn Monroe's letter of despair to mentor Lee Strasberg, and Dwight D. Eisenhower's heartfelt missives to his wife during World War II are among hundreds of historical documents being offered in an online auction by Profiles in History on May 8, 2013.

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