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Lot #44
William H. Taft

William H. Taft

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William H. Taft

ALS signed “Wm. H. Taft,” two pages on two adjoining sheets, 5 x 8, On Board Twin Screw S.S. ‘Fort Victoria’ letterhead, December 28, 1920. Letter to Henry Smith, Secretary of the Colorado Education Association. In full: “I have your cordial letter of November 27th. It had not been forwarded to me when on a long western trip and I only got it as I came on board. I can’t see my way to being in Colorado in October next. My regular program would keep [me] in New Haven during the past half of the school year, seven hours a week. I am sorry because your kind insistence makes me think you really wish me to come.” Small separation to central horizontal fold of second page and light toning otherwise fine condition. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs And Artifacts Featuring Animation
  • Dates: #479 - Ended July 13, 2016

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