Skip to Main Content Skip to Header Menu Skip to Main Menu Skip to Category Menu Skip to Footer

GOVERNOR EDWIN C. JOHNSON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 07/19/1955 CO-SIGNED BY: FERNE CLAIRE JOHNSON - HFSID 345121

The 34th Governor of Colorado and his wife sign this typed letter in green and blue ink Typed Letter Signed: “Ed Johnson”, “Edwin C. Johnson/Governor of Colorado” and “Ferne Claire Johnson” in green and blue ink. 7¼x10½.

Sale Price $153.00

Reg. $180.00

Condition: Fine condition Add to watchlist:
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

EDWIN C. JOHNSON and FERNE CLAIRE JOHNSON

The 34th Governor of Colorado and his wife sign this typed letter in green and blue ink

Typed Letter Signed: “Ed Johnson”, “Edwin C. Johnson/Governor of Colorado” and “Ferne Claire Johnson” in green and blue ink. 7¼x10½. Written on official State of Colorado letterhead. Place: Denver, Colorado. Date: July 19, 1955. Addressed to: Mr. Bill Geiger, 210 Terrace Drive, Waterloo, Iowa. In full: “Dear Bill: I am happy to send you the autographs of Mrs. Johnson and myself and wish to congratulate you upon having such a fine hobby as a collector. Sincerely yours, Ed Johnson. ECJ/eb. Enclosures”. Autographs of Edwin C. Johnson and Ferne Claire Johnson affixed in two 3½x2 cards. EDWIN CARL JOHNSON (1884-1970) was a Democratic U.S. Senator from Colorado (1937-1955). His speech on the Senate floor criticizing the extra-marital affair of actress Ingrid Bergman with Italian director Roberto Rossellini created a furor, causing the actress to flee to Europe before returning in the 1956 film, Anastasia. Johnson also served as Lieutenant Governor (1931-1933) and Governor of Colorado (1933-1937 and 1955-1957). FERNE CLAIRE JOHNSON (1885-1971) was the First Lady of Colorado from1933-1937 and 1955-1957 due to his marriage with Edwin Carl Johnson. Lightly toned and creased. Adhesive residue on verso. Normal mailing folds. Otherwise, fine condition.

 

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark
See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

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 "Offer Review" 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.

 

Fast World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guarantee

COA with every purchase

All Questions Answered

Contact us day or night

Submit an Offer Today

Get a quick response