loading..

PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 45864

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Photograph signed as Governor, accompanied by a transmittal letter signed by his official secretary. Comprises: (1) Photograph signed: "Franklin D. Roosevelt" as Governor of New York. Sepia, 8x9¾ overall, image 7¼x8¾, (one surface).

Sale Price $1,105.00

Reg. $1,300.00

Condition: See item description
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Photograph signed as Governor, accompanied by a transmittal letter signed by his official secretary.
Comprises: (1) Photograph signed:
"Franklin D. Roosevelt" as Governor of New York. Sepia, 8x9¾ overall, image 7¼x8¾, (one surface). Three heavy horizontal creases across image, else fine. (2) Typed Letter Signed: "Guernsey T. Cross" as Secretary to the Governor, 1p, 8x8½. State of New York/Executive Chamber/Albany, 1930 March 21. To William A. Temple, Des Moines, Iowa. In full: "Governor Roosevelt has asked me to thank you for that nice letter of March 17th. The Governor has directed me to send you his autographed photograph with his best wishes". Lightly shaded affecting the "sey T. Cross", folds, one just "underlines" signature, else fine. As Governor of New York, FDR began sweeping programs that foreshadowed his "New Deal" as President. He began by granting tax relief to farm communities in economic difficulty and promoted programs to provide security for the state's aged. In his second term, after a landslide victory in 1930, he called for a special session of the legislature, resulting in the first direct state aid ($20 million) to the unemployed. His reputation as Governor led to his nomination for the presidency in 1932, and he flew to Chicago to accept the nomination in person, the first candidate to do so. Guernsey Cross, a lawyer, had served in the New York Assembly through the 1920s, before accepting his post with Governor Roosevelt. Two items.

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 "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.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response