FRANKLIN K. LANE - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - HFSID 26443
FRANKLIN K. LANE. Scarce ALS: "Franklin K. Lane" as Wilson's Secretary of the Interior, 1p, 7x9. Washington, no date except for "20th". To Hon Frederic A. Delano. No salutation.
Sale Price $288.00
FRANKLIN K. LANE. Scarce ALS: "Franklin K. Lane" as Wilson's Secretary of the Interior, 1p, 7x9. Washington, no date except for "20th". To Hon Frederic A. Delano. No salutation. In full: "That was a most kindly thing to do, my dear Mr Delano, - to write me that note, and I very sincerely appreciate it." LANE was Wilson's Secretary of the Interior from 1913-1920. FREDERIC ADRIAN DELANO (1863-1953) was FDR's uncle. FDR was Wilson's Assistant Secretary of the Navy from 1913-1920. Delano served as a member of the Federal Reserve Board from 1914 until 1918 when he resigned as Vice-Chairman and entered the Army as a Major in the U.S. Engineering Corps. Delano served as Director of Transportation at Paris, France, attaining the rank of Colonel. In 1921, the United States Government awarded him the Distinguished Service Medal for his wartime service. Creased, slightly shaded.
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.