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Washington, Booker T. (1856-1915) Three Signed Letters.

$1,125$900
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Washington, Booker T. (1856-1915) Three Signed Letters. Single-page typed letter signed, Tuskegee, Alabama, 15 October 1912, on Booker T. Washington letterhead, to the editor of The New Era, enclosing a copy of the annual report to the Board of Trustees, (old fold, marks from old adhesive on reverse),6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.; single-page letter signed, Tuskegee, Alabama, 6 January 1904, on Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute letterhead, to Miss E.S. Tillman, sending a copy of a report to the Board of Trustees, (toning in u.r. and l.r. corners, old folds),9 1/2 x 6 in.; single-page typed letter signed, Hampton, Virginia, 30 April 1903, on Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute letterhead, To Mr. W. Butler Duncan, thanking him for a contribution, (adhesive stains on reverse, old folds, chipping and small tears along left side),11 x 8 in.

Provenance: 1904 and 1912 letters, John Heise Autographs, Syracuse, New York, 1939.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

W. Butler Duncan, John Heise, Booker, E.S. Tillman, Hampton, Syracuse, Tuskegee