Auction Date:2012 May 16 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:5 Rt 101A Suite 5, Amherst, New Hampshire, 03031, United States
Manuscript DS as president, one page, 8.25 x 12.75, April 4, 1928. A formal letter of state to “His Excellency…The President of the Republic of Peru.” In part, “Mr. Miles Pointdexter…having resigned his mission and being unable to present his letters of recall in person, I have entrusted to his successor the duty of placing them in the hands of Your Excellency. I am pleased to believe that Mr. Pointdexter during his mission devoted all his efforts to strengthening…the friendly relations.” Signed at the conclusion by Coolidge and countersigned by Secretary of State Frank B. Kellogg. Double suede matted and framed to an overall size of 14 x 18.5. In very good condition, with intersecting folds, one through a single letter of signature, toning and dampstaining to upper right portion, and two matted out punch holes.