EDWARD EVERETT HALE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/28/1902 - HFSID 254679
Sale Price $324.00
EDWARD EVERETT HALE
Thank you note written by Edward Everett Hale in Roxbury Massachusetts in 1902, one year before he became Chaplain of the U. S. Senate
Autograph letter signed "Edward E Hale". 1 page, 3½x5½, 1 sheet folded. Roxbury, Massachusetts,Feb. 28, 1902. In full: "Dear Miss Kimball : I thank you indeed for your note:- and for the story of the Forty Boys- You did not tell me where you heard me. Are you a New England Kimball? Always yours". Hale (1822-1909, born in Boston, Massachusetts) was Pastor of the South Congregational Church in Boston (1856-1901) and Chaplain of the U. S. Senate from 1903 to his death. Hale, a prolific author of both history and popular fiction, is best remember today for his patriotic tale Man Without a Country (1863). Lightly toned, soiled, stained, foxed and creased. Body of letter, but not signature, has bled and smeared in places, but is legible. Folded in half and unfolded. Otherwise in fine condition.
Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.
If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.