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May 13, 2021 12:00 PM - May 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
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Carnegie, Andrew (1835-1919) Three Typed Letters Signed.

$1,250$1,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Carnegie, Andrew (1835-1919) Three Typed Letters Signed. Single-page typed letter on Andrew Carnegie letterhead dated 10 January 1901, to Lewis Haupt, informing him that a note of his suggestions was passed on to senator Frye, 9 x 5 3/4 in., single-page typed letter on Skibo Castle letterhead dated 24 June 1901, to Mrs. Cushman Davis, expressing displeasure that she may have to sell her house in St. Louis, (light staining), 10 x 8 in., single-page typed letter on Andrew Carnegie letterhead dated 1 December 1890, to Henry Hall, exploring the possibility of having the New York Tribune print a pamphlet edition of the "Gospel of Wealth," reverse with four notes between Henry Hall and D. Nicholson in which Hall asks for advice on how to proceed, (old folds), 10 1/2 x 8 in.

Provenance: 1890 letter from Goodspeed's Boston, Massachusetts 1938, others John Heise Autographs, Syracuse, New York, 1939/40.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Cushman Davis, Lewis Haupt, D. Nicholson, John Heise Autographs, Frye, Syracuse, St. Louis