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Autographs: BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BAILAR - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/14/1978

Typed Letter signed as Postmaster General (1978)
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Autographs: WILLIAM T. BARRY - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/02/1834

Letter on family matters written by the US Postmaster General
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Autographs: WINTON M. BLOUNT - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/17/1969

The last US Postmaster General sends advice on citizenship education to the leader of a Chicago community organization
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Autographs: ALBERT S. BURLESON - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/26/1915

As Postmaster General, he thanks an insurance company for a favorable mention.
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - COLLECTION WITH WILLIAM C. REDFIELD, WILLIAM B. WILSON

Comprises: (1) GEORGE B. CORTELYOU. First Secretary of Commerce and Labor (1903-04). TLS: "Geo. B.
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 01/10/1899

The secretary to multiple U.S. Presidents pens this letter to Joseph Stanley-Brown
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED

The secretary to several U.S. Presidents types this letter responding to a request for President McKinley's autograph
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/12/1902

Writing as Theodore Roosevelt's personal secretary, he thanks Bishop Doane of Albany for the kind message regarding the President's son, Theodore III, who fell ill in the winter of 1902
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/08/1902

As Secretary to President Theodore Roosevelt, he writes a publisher on White House stationery.
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/06/1907

Signing as Treasury Secretary, he authorizes a Supreme Court employee to travel to a steamer on a revenue cutter
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/20/1903

Signing as Secretary of Commerce and Labor, he replies to an autograph request
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/12/1900

The secretary to multiple U.S. Presidents signs this typed letter as President McKinley's secretary
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/22/1902

President Roosevelt's secretary responds on behalf of the President regarding a constituent's concern about the preservation of trees
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Autographs: GEORGE B. CORTELYOU - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/13/1908

President Theodore Roosevelt's Secretary of the Treasury types this letter thanking the recipient for sending an enclosure
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Autographs: JOHN A.J. CRESWELL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/03/1883

He pens a letter in 1883 regarding Grant's Secretary of the Treasury and Marshall who succeeded Creswell as Postmaster General
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Autographs: DONALD M. DICKINSON - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

Short note from Dickinson to an unnamed General, inviting him to visit him and his wife
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED

TLS: "James A Farley" as Chairman of the Board of The Coca Cola Export Corporation, 1p, 8½x11.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/02/1942

TLS: "J.A. Farley", 1p, 8½x11. New York City, 1942 January 2. On his personal imprinted letterhead to Mr.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/23/1942

TLS: "James A Farley", 1p, 7¼x10½. New York City, 1942 March 23. On his personal imprinted letterhead to Mr.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/29/1940

TLS: "J.A. Farley", 1p, 8½x11. New York City, 1940 March 29.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/10/1972

The businessman and politician writes a letter to an associate, discussing plans for a future book, including his idea to include stories of President Roosevelt and his family
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/01/1936

The Postmaster General signs on a letter to a constituent, saying that requested autographed stamps have already been sent out to her
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/09/1964

As a Coca-Cola executive in 1964, the former Democratic Party kingpin is still offering election predictions: "The Republicans are in for quite a beating."
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 07/15/1958

Before his career as Postmaster General, Farley sends a letter to Basil O'Connor, congratulating him on his recent honorary degree from The University of Ireland
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/15/1940

James A. Farley signed this letter, typed on stationery of the U. S. Postmaster General in 1940, to thank the recipient for his kind remarks. Farley was Chairman of the Democratic National Committee in the 1930s and Postmaster General under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/13/1942

Name-dropping N.Y. Governors, former Democratic Chairman wants money for Bennett's campaign against Dewey for Governor.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/18/1965

TLS: "James A Farley", 1p, 8x10¼. New York, N.Y., 1965 October 18.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/05/1964

James A. Farley signed this letter, typed on his personalized stationery as Chairman of the Coca-Cola Export Corporation, in 1964. In it, he thanked the recipient for his remarks about his recent appearance on Meet the Press. Farley was Chairman of the Democratic National Committee in the 1930s and Postmaster General under President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/14/1950

Writing to theatre magnate Lee Shubert, the Coca Cola executive and former Cabinet Secretary requests two seats for a matinee performance of South Pacific.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/16/1939

TLS: "James A. Farley" as Chairman, 1p, 8½x11. Washington, D.C., 1939 November 16.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/19/1945

TLS on letterhead of the Coca-Cola Export Corporation
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/24/1950

The politician and business executive thanks theatre magnate Lee Shubert for getting him two tickets to South Pacific.
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Autographs: JAMES A. FARLEY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 12/11/1935

As Postmaster General, he schedules a meeting with FTC Chairman Ewin Davis about a local post office appointment.
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Autographs: JAMES A. GARY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/29/1898

Typed Letter signed: "Jas A. Gary" as Postmaster General, 1p, 5½x8½. On official letterhead. Washington, D.
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Autographs: JAMES A. GARY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/21/1896

Typed Letter signed: "James A Gary", with initialed postscript: "JAG", 1p, 8x10. On personal letterhead.
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Autographs: JAMES A. GARY - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 12/04/1912

Typed Letter signed: "Yours very truly/James A. Gary", 1p, 5x8. On personal letterhead. Baltimore, Maryland, 1912 December 4.
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Autographs: FRANCIS GRANGER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/03/1829

A year before his unsuccessful race for Governor of New York, Granger sends misdirected mail to a Congressman.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL WALTER Q. GRESHAM - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/30/1888

ALS: "W.Q. Gresham" as U.S. Circuit Judge, 7th Judicial District, 1p, 8x10¼. Chicago, 1888 January 30.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL WALTER Q. GRESHAM - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/26/1891

TLS: "W.Q. Gresham" as U.S. Circuit Judge, 7th Judicial District, ¼p, 8½x11 lined sheet.
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Autographs: JOHN A. GRONOUSKI - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/07/1967

TLS: "John A. Gronouski" as U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1p, 8x10½. Warsaw, Poland, 1967 November 7.
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Autographs: NATHAN K. HALL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/06/1874

ALS: "N.K. Hall", 1p, 5x6¾. Buffalo, N.Y., 1874 January 6. To Chs. S.H. Ellis, Esq.
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Autographs: ROBERT E. HANNEGAN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/31/1947

Truman's Postmaster General responds to a letter from a man in Indianapolis and sends him an autographed cover.
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Autographs: ROBERT E. HANNEGAN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/18/1946

Truman's Postmaster General writes to author Guy Lynn Sumner thanking him for sending a copy of his book "Meet Abraham Lincoln".
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Autographs: ROBERT E. HANNEGAN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/09/1947 CO-SIGNED BY: IRMA PROTZMANN HANNEGAN

Robert E. Hannegan signed this letter, typed on embossed U. S. Postmaster General stationery, to his wife Irma Protzmann Hannegan in 1947, his last year as Postmaster General. Accompanied by an autograph note by Irma Hannegan on a small card and original mailing envelope.
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Autographs: WILL H. HAYS - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/09/1923

This 1923 letter, signed by Hays and sent to newspaper editor Fred R. Ewing, documents the aftermath of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle's acquittal on rape and murder charges. It documents an important moment in the career of Arbuckle, whose sensational trial contributed to the adoption of self-censorship rules in the Hollywood film industry.
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Autographs: WILL H. HAYS - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/19/1922

This important letter was signed by Will H. Hays in 1922. In it, he disagrees with government censorship of movies and claims that "The institute of Censorship is fundamentally un-American." Hays would go on, eight years after signing this letter, to create the Hays Code, a self-imposed code for Hollywood movies that remained unchanged until 1966.
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Autographs: FRANK H. HITCHCOCK - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/05/1912

As Postmaster General, he declines an invitation to attend a dinner of Brooklyn's Harvard club.
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Autographs: FRANK H. HITCHCOCK - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/12/1911

As Postmaster General, he sends instructions on the new US Postal Savings System.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JOSEPH HOLT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/16/1861

ALS: "J. Holt", 1p, 5½x6. Washington, 1861 September 16. To Albert Daggett, Troy, N.Y.
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Autographs: BRIGADIER GENERAL JOSEPH HOLT - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 10/29/1859

Political ALS: "J. Holt" as Buchanan's Postmaster General, 1½p, front and verso, 6x9.
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Autographs: THOMAS L. JAMES - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/28/1885

Autograph Letter signed: "Thos: L. James", 1p, 5½x8½ with blank integral leaf. New York, N.Y.
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Autographs: THOMAS L. JAMES - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/08/1881

Manuscript LS: "Thos: L. James" as Garfield's Postmaster General, 1p, 5x8. Post Office Department, Washington, D.C.
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Autographs: THOMAS L. JAMES - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 02/09/1891

Typed Letter signed: "T. L. James", 1p, 4¾x7¾. New York, N.Y., 1891 February 9.
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Autographs: THOMAS L. JAMES - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/23/1895

Typed Letter signed: "Thos: L. James", 1p, 8x10½. New York, N.Y., 1895 March 23.
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Autographs: MARSHALL JEWELL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 05/06/1880

As Republican National Chairman in 1880, a year when the Party was deeply divided, he signs an autograph letter accepting an invitation to a pre-Convention meeting on the condition that he may be present as a "silent looker-on" only.
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Autographs: AMOS KENDALL - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/21/1850

Signed Autograph Letter (1850), reassuring an investor that interest and principal on some telegraph company bonds will be paid when due
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Autographs: DAVID M. KEY - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/01/1877

As Postmaster General, he supports the Hayes administrations hard-line stance in the Great Railroad Strike, but also notes that the "mobs and rioters" have not attacked federal officers, soldiers and property, and thus "are not prepared to become revolutionaries."
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Autographs: HORATIO KING - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 06/25/1880

Buchanan Cabinet member congratulates 1880 Democratic nominee, W.S. Hancock.
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Autographs: HORATIO KING - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/19/1889

Signed Autograph Letter (1889) to another past Postmaster General, criticizing his successors and complaining bitterly that he had never received credit for introduction of the "penalty envelope."
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Autographs: HORATIO KING - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 10/16/1857

As Assistant Postmaster General (1857), he signs a manuscript letter to Congressman Samuel S. Cox ("the letter carrier's friend), informing him that a position has already been filled.
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Autographs: E. T. KLASSEN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 09/03/1974

TLS: "E.T. Klassen" as Postmaster General, 1p, 7x8½. Washington, D.C., 1974 September 3.
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Autographs: ASSOCIATE JUSTICE JOHN MCLEAN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 03/10/1846

ALS: "J.
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Autographs: ASSOCIATE JUSTICE JOHN MCLEAN - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 12/01/1814

John McLean sends an autograph letter saying that the money owed will take a while to obtain.
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Autographs: ASSOCIATE JUSTICE JOHN MCLEAN - THIRD PERSON AUTOGRAPH LETTER 05/29/1743

Letter to Mr. Dillon of Indiana expresses compliment and regards
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Autographs: GEORGE VON L. MEYER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/23

The Secretary of the Navy inquires about a stock transaction.
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Autographs: HARRY S. NEW - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 04/15/1925

Handwritten letter by Coolidge's Postmaster General to a Mr. Howard acknowledging receipt of his note from the day before.
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Autographs: HARRY S. NEW - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/31/1928

As Postmaster General, he replies to Texas Senator Earle Mayfield's question: Can a page of the Congressional Record could be banned from the mail as obscene? Mayfield was attempting to embarrass an opponent in the upcoming Democratic primary.
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Autographs: HARRY S. NEW - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/20/1923

The U.S. Senator writes to an associate, saying he is not sure why the associate has been passed up as Minister to Lithuania, and should seek further clarification
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Autographs: HARRY S. NEW - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/22/1927

A 1927 letter to Senator Mayfield on postal fraud
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Autographs: LAWRENCE LARRY O'BRIEN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 01/07/1982

He signs this letter in blue ink as commissioner of the NBA
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Autographs: LAWRENCE LARRY O'BRIEN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/30/1972

The politician-turned-NBA commissioner pens his name on this typed letter accommodating the request of a fan and sending his "kindest regards"
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Autographs: LAWRENCE LARRY O'BRIEN - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 09/09/1971

The political advisor who later became commissioner of the N.B.A. types a letter honoring the recipient's request
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Autographs: GENERAL TIMOTHY PICKERING - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/30/1789 CO-SIGNED BY: PETER ANSPACH

Signed Autograph Letter (1789) to a merchant in his home town of Salem, Massachusetts, instructing him to pay Peter Anspach $1,000, endorsed by Anspach on verso for payment to Jonas Addams.
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Autographs: GENERAL TIMOTHY PICKERING - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/29/1792

ALS: "T. Pickering" as Washington's Postmaster General, 1p, 7¾x9¼. (Philadelphia), 1792 August 29.
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Autographs: GENERAL TIMOTHY PICKERING - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 01/11/1796

As Secretary of State, he writes to the Spanish Commissioner about an American vessel seized by the Spanish Squadron in the West Indies, putting the new friendship treaty to the test.
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Autographs: CHARLES EMORY SMITH - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 03/28/1901

He cannot attend a ceremony on General Grant's birthday because he is planning to travel to the Pacific Coast with President McKinley.
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Autographs: CHARLES EMORY SMITH - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/06/1898

Smith signed this typed letter on Postmaster General letterhead in 1898, less than two months after he assumed the post of United States Postmaster General. In it, he apologizes for not responding to the recipient's letter of congratulations sooner.
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Autographs: ARTHUR E. SUMMERFIELD - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 07/30/1952

The Chairman of the Republican National Committee writes to a New York man and tells him that he enjoyed his "General Ike" manuscript.
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Autographs: ARTHUR E. SUMMERFIELD - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/23/1955

Eisenhower's Postmaster General responds to an Illinois man saying "I share your enthusiasm for our President and hope that we may continue to have the great benefit of his leadership"
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Autographs: ARTHUR E. SUMMERFIELD - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/25/1956

Eisenhower's Postmaster General responded to a Virginian and sent him an autographed card and some articles about the Post Office Department
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Autographs: WILLIAM F. VILAS - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/17/1886

While serving as the Postmaster General under Cleveland's administration, the Democrat vows to find the employee responsible for spreading rumors about the president, signs name in black ink
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Autographs: FRANK C. WALKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 11/05/1941

As Postmaster General, he thanks the Commissioner of Education for posters promoting American Education Week.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER FRAGMENT SIGNED 1912

Fragment of a letter handwritten by Wanamaker in 1912, signed "With all good wishes for 1912, Your aged friend". Comes with a fragment of a letter on verso written in Atlantic City on Jan. 10, 1912.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 08/16/1898

Wanamaker handwrote, signed and dated this letter to a "Mr. Mescur" in 1898. In it, he informs Mr. Mescur that he can't use a certain kind of chair due to their construction.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 09/06/1892

Wanamaker handwrote, dated and signed this letter to "My dear Alfred" in 1892, while he was still President Benjamin Harrison's Postmaster General. In it, he asks Alfred what his plans are and what he's thinking about.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/07/1908

Wanamaker handwrote, signed and dated this letter in 1908 to the Honorable William B. Smith thanking him for a letter of sympathy after the death of Wanamaker's son.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/13/1889

Wanamaker signed this letter on Office of the Postmaster General letterhead to Col. R. H. Grierson in 1889, thanking him for a letter of congratulation. Wanamaker became Postmaster General of the United States under President Benjamin Harrison in 1889.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 04/01/1874

Wanamaker signed this letter in Philadelphia in 1874, asking an unidentified person to a meeting regarding "the Continental bill now before Congress".
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 04/25/1889

Wanamaker signed this letter to Henry Bowen in 1889, regretting that he missed sending a contribution.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 05/22/1900

Wanamaker signed this letter to Benjamin Doblin on his personalized stationery in 1900. In it, he thanks Doblin for commending him on "resisting an attack upon the public press and private character of individuals by our city officials, who do not seem to know that Tweedism is not popular."
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 07/13/1908

Wanamaker signed this letter to John R. Clemente on his personalized stationery in 1908. He thanks Clemente for a birthday telegram and asks him to "Kindly present my best regards to the brethren, with whom I have great fellowship in the work of the Christian Endeavor".
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 08/08/1906

Wanamaker signed this letter to Seymour Eaton on his personalized stationery in 1906. In it, he thanks Eaton for a copy of the "Roosevelt Bears", but expresses his dissatisfaction with a list of people for an unnamed board.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 10/19/1885

Wanamaker signed this letter to a Charles Mercer Hall on his personalized stationery in 1885. This letter was in response to Hall's complaints about a chair; Wanamaker explained that the perceived flaws were actually features but "if it is not satisfactory I would a great deal rather refund the money to you and take it back".
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER FRAGMENT SIGNED

Wanamaker signed this typed fragment of a letter as President Benjamin Harrison's Postmaster General.
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Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/23/1906

Wanamaker signed this typed letter in 1906 to the Honorable William B. Smith. In it, he writes that he can't visit Smith because he has to attend the opening of a new building in New York.
$900.00
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$810.00
Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 04/26/1901

The Postmaster General regretfully declines an invitation to a gathering, saying that his schedule is already very full
$800.00
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$720.00
Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 05/08/1920

The department store mogul and former Postmaster General promises an immediate, personal investigation of alleged "jockeying with prices" by clerks during a sale. This letter shows Wanamaker, an octogenarian, still very much in charge of his firm.
$900.00
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$810.00
Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 05/24/1900

Wanamaker signed this typed letter in 1900 to let Henry S. Allen know that he can't answer a question that Allen had asked him in a previous letter.
$1,200.00
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$1,020.00
Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 06/25/1890

The Postmaster General thanks a former Confederate General for information.
$900.00
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$810.00
Autographs: JOHN WANAMAKER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 09/13/1919

He pens a letter regarding the bill for the House of Represenatives
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$2,450.00
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$2,082.00
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