Lot #221
J. Edgar Hoover Typed Letter Signed

Hoover supports the "organization of a crime detection club in Athens"
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Estimate: $200+


Hoover supports the "organization of a crime detection club in Athens"

TLS signed “J. E. Hoover,” one page, 7 x 9.5, Federal Bureau of Investigation letterhead, July 23, 1937. Letter to James A. Davis of Athens, Pennsylvania, in part: "Your letter was received in this Bureau on July 20, 1937, in which you advise me of the organization of a crime detection club in Athens. I appreciate your thoughtfulness in writing as you did, and am glad to advise that there are being forwarded to you under separate cover copies of several publications dealing with the various activities of the Federal Bureau of Investigation which I hope you may find of value." In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #641 - Ended August 10, 2022

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