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Gandhi, Indira (1917-1984) Typed Letter Signed, 25 December 1968.

Auction:
2730B
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2730B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 31, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Gandhi, Indira (1917-1984) Typed Letter Signed, 25 December 1968.
Single page. To Professor John McAleer of Boston College, thanking him for his letter with references to Mahatma Gandhi and the Prime Minister's father, and reinforcing the connection made by McAleer between the philosophies of Thoreau and of Mahatma Gandhi. On letterhead of the Prime Minister's House in New Delhi, with the original typed envelope with red wax seal, folds, 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Mahatma Gandhi, John McAleer, Prime Minister, Professor, Boston College, Prime Minister's House in New Delhi

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