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(Military Leaders, American)

Auction:
2218
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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Auction:
Sale #2218 - 2218
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 02, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

(Military Leaders, American), Large and extensive collection of signed photographs, inspirational sentiments, and letters from the major (and minor) figures of World War II, the Korean War, and later conflicts, compiled by Mr. Bennett McGee as the editor of the East Glenville Methodist Church newsletter in Cleveland, Ohio, including George Marshall, Earnest King, Douglas MacArthur, James Doolittle, Omar Bradley, and others, totaling over 130 pieces, with some sentiments quite brutal but understandable given the times.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Cleveland, East Glenville Methodist Church, Bennett McGee, Douglas MacArthur, Earnest King, George Marshall, James Doolittle, Omar Bradley, editor , Ohio