Lot #152
Harry S. Truman Typed Letter Signed

Truman writes to HOFer Clark Griffith
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Estimate: $200+


Truman writes to HOFer Clark Griffith

TLS, one page, 7.25 x 10.5, personal letterhead, February 5, 1953. Letter to Baseball Hall of Famer Clark C. Griffith, president of the Washington American League Baseball Club. In full: "I can't tell you how very much I appreciated your good letter of January thirtieth with the enclosed clipping from the Washington Daily News It was certainly kind and thoughtful of you to write as you did. Mrs. Truman appreciated what you had to say very, very much." In fine condition, with a paperclip impression to the top edge. Encapsulated in a PSA/DNA authentication holder. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope and two original press photos of Truman and Griffith together.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Art and Literature
  • Dates: #610 - Ended June 16, 2021