ANTHONY J. CELEBREZZE - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/23/1964 - HFSID 291592
Sale Price $162.00
ANTHONY J. CELEBREZZE
Lyndon B. Johnson's Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare writes to a man in New York thanking him for sending a hand-lettered card.
Typed Letter signed: "Anthony J Celebrezze", as Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1 page 6½x9. Washington, D.C., 1964 March 23. On letterhead of The Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare addressed to Mr. Leo J. Sylvor, Bronx, New York. In full: "Thank you for your letter of March 17 and the enclosed hand-lettered card. It was thoughtful of you to send it to me. I am enclosing an autographed photograph [not included], as you requested. Sincerely," Italian-born Democrat Anthony J. Celebrezze (1910-1998), a WWII veteran, served as an Ohio State Senator from 1951-1953, as Mayor of Cleveland from 1953-1962 and as Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson (1962-1965). On September 1, 1965 he took the oath of office for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and served as a federal appeals court judge until 1980, when he retired from active bench service and took senior status. Lightly creased. Two small pin size stains at lower right section. Otherwise, fine condition.
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