Lot #159
Harry S. Truman

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ALS, one page, 6.5 x 8.5, Federal Reserve Bank letterhead, June 1, 1953. Letter to David Lloyd in Washington, in full: "This will introduce Mr. Raymond T. Rich, who is interested in our Library. He is a friend of Dr. Graham. He will talk with you on the subject." In fine condition. Accompanied by the original transmittal envelope addressed in Truman's hand. Following Truman's departure from the White House, he and Bess traveled home by train to Independence, Missouri. There, the former president penned his memoirs, met with visitors, and raised funds for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library, which opened in Independence in 1957.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #539 - Ended November 07, 2018

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