11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945)

$1,007$850
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945), Signed letter with initial, one page, April 16th, 1931, as Governor of New York, to T. Jefferson Newbold of Boston, his reply concerning correspondence with Mussolini stating "If I were to give you a letter directly to Mussolini the State Department in Washington would shoot me on the spot, for under the Constitution I cannot correspond with foreign potentates," with envelope, (very good).
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Roosevelt, T. Jefferson Newbold, Department of State